How Healthy Are You? G.O.P. Bill Would Help Employers Find Out
The bill would also significantly increase the financial penalties for employees who do not join workplace wellness programs.
Trilobites: From Flight 370 Hunt, New Insight Into Indian Ocean’s Unknown Depths
The search for the Malaysia Airlines jetliner helped create 3-D maps of the ocean’s topological complexity, at a level of detail never before...
Trilobites: The Rice-Size Fly That Hits the Bull’s-Eye Every Time
With its sharp vision and unique hunting strategy, the robber fly is an imposing aerial predator.
Trilobites: A Lake Turned Pink in Australia. It’s Not the Only One.
Images of a hot-pink lake in Melbourne have taken over the internet this week. The coloration is the result of a salt-loving microbe’s attempt to...
Flecks of Extraterrestrial Dust, All Over the Roof
A jazz musician from Norway hunted bits of cosmic debris for eight years and found it everywhere. Turns out, tons of it land every day.
Trilobites: Pan, Moon of Saturn, Looks Like a Cosmic Ravioli (or Maybe a Walnut)
In photographs by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft, the closest images ever taken, the tiny, wrinkly moon has a deep ridge that could be a couple of miles...
Trump’s Climate Views: Denying, Conflicting and Confusing
The president has spoken often about climate change, energy, coal and wind turbines. His statements are often provocative but not always...
Tanning Industry, Taxed Under Obama, Cheers G.O.P. Health Bill
An industry that blames the Affordable Care Act for putting salons out of business looks forward to planned Republican repeal of the ‘tan tax.’
Trilobites: First Underwater Video of Elusive True’s Beaked Whales
Beaked whales, like those filmed in the Azores in 2013, spend much of their time deep underwater, which makes study difficult.
After a Stillbirth, Tests Can Help Pinpoint the Cause
A new study found that two tests were particularly effective in helping to determine the cause of a stillbirth.
Radioactive Boars in Fukushima Thwart Residents’ Plans to Return Home
Officials are struggling to clear towns of toxic animals so that people displaced after the 2011 nuclear meltdown can come back.
A Roman Sarcophagus Is Rescued from Humble Duty as a Flower Pot
The marble coffin was accidentally discovered by an antiques specialist who was visiting the grounds of Blenheim Palace in England.