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The European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft is the first probe to orbit a comet.
In her book The Soil Will Save Us, writer Kristin Ohlson concludes that the low-cost, low-tech solution to climate change may be directly underfoot—in healthy soil.
A new study in Science says that certain parasitic plants spy on their hosts through RNA exchanges.
A growing number of apps allow users to post ephemeral or anonymous messages—and they're catching on quickly with millennials.
Culinary scientist Ali Bouzari dips into the chemistry behind condiments, from hot sauce to mustard.
Oceanographer Sylvia Earle bears witness to troubling changes in our oceans in the documentary Mission Blue.
Technological and design innovations inside the Oculus Rift make virtual reality poised for a mass-market debut.
Using paleoforensics, researchers recount the grim details of life and death at the the La Brea Tar Pits.