Ebola Survivor From Scotland Is Critically Ill
The case of the nurse, Pauline Cafferkey, points to how much is still unknown about the virus and its long-term effects.
Strange volcanic structure found on moon's south pole
The structure was found on an area of the moon called the Mafic Mound, which stands 2600 feet tall and is 47 miles across
Sign of alien life? Kepler telescope spots strange star
Astronomers are curious about this star because it is old and demonstrating an unusual flickering behavior
American finds oldest draft of King James Bible
An American professor was searching last year for a letter relating to Samuel Ward, one of the translators of the King James Bible, in the archives...
Baby duck-billed dinos unearthed in 'Dragon's Tomb' nest
A cluster of baby duck-billed dinosaurs — hadrosaurs like the adorable character Ducky in the 1988 animated film "The Land Before Time" — was...
Home-Team Bias: Tom Brady and Political Beliefs: It Depends What Team You’re On
In polarized debates, knowledge often doesn’t lead to consensus.
Letter of Recommendation: Letter of Recommendation: Mack’s Earplugs
The emphatically unnatural way to filter the modern sensory overload.
Pilot Program Aims to Save Jamaica Bay’s Shrinking Marshes
Officials have installed five artificial islands in Jamaica Bay to slow the erosion of its marshes by waves, and will introduce a large oyster bed...
Henry Krystal, Holocaust Trauma Expert, Dies at 90
Dr. Krystal, who was forced into slave labor by the Nazis, focused his psychiatric career on the emotional scars carried by concentration camp...
Australia Defends Plan to Kill Millions of Feral Cats
The country’s threatened species commissioner responded to celebrities’ concerns by saying the cats were “major contributors” to the extinction of...
Geoffrey Marcy to Resign From Berkeley Astronomy Department
Dr. Marcy had been on probation after he was found guilty of sexually harassing students.
Obama 'took the wrong side' on climate change, says physicist Freeman Dyson
Theoretical physicist and Democrat voter Freeman Dyson has expressed his disappointment with President Obama’s stance on climate change.