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The European Space Agency’s Philae lander is the first probe to touch down on a comet.
Scientists frustrated by a lack of research dollars are turning to crowdfunding.
Doug Emlen, author of “Animal Weapons,” unpacks the evolutionary arms race that pushes horns, claws, teeth and other animal defenses to the extreme.
Researchers discuss the possible genetic underpinnings that make certain cats and rats tame.
By analyzing access to specific health-related pages on Wikipedia, researchers may be able to identify—or even forecast—potential disease outbreaks.
Gus Speth, a longtime Washington insider, says it’s time to consider consumerism, economic instability, and a functional democracy as core environmental issues.
Female wild turkeys parse the courtship performances of males to determine their genetic potential.