Why do 2 plants from different parts of the world have similar characteristics or traits? It’s natural selection & convergent evolution.
We await the total solar eclipse of August 21, 2017, here in the US. The entire continental US will see at least a partial eclipse.
We thought we saw sunspots yesterday, so we pointed a slightly more powerful telescope at the sun this morning. Yep. Sunspots.
The total solar eclipse is 15 days away and our telescopes are already tuning in the sun and moon. Take a close look.
Getting ready for the eclipse on Aug. 21? We are headed to Oregon, but today’s trek took us to Phoenix, Ariz.
Scientists report that they have successfully edited the human genome in embryos in order to remove certain genetic abnormalities.
The cellular mechanisms underlying surgery to repair sensory nerves’ connections after spinal cord injury have been studied in rats.
How big the mirror is makes all the difference when it comes to the ability an optical telescope has of pulling in faint objects in deep space.
Chocolate can affect cognitive performance; the effect is stronger in sleep-deprived or slightly cognitively impaired people.
The Very Large Array in New Mexico showed signs of a slight uptick in interest in astronomy on the part of US children and families.