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The lunar eclipse on Tuesday, April 15, will be visible from all over North and South America.
As Comet ISON skirts the sun, it could be destroyed—or emerge, even more spectacular than before.
The comet ISON, discovered by two amateur astronomers last year, will zoom past the Earth next fall. But where did it come from?
A panel of experts discusses the different scientific phenomena that combine to make up the winter season.
SETIcon celebrates all things extraterrestrial this weekend.
An new thermal infrared camera might make crime scene investigations easier.
Can samples of the bacteria on a person's hands be enough to identify them?
Fifty years later, forensic scientists apply modern tech to the JFK assassinatio...
A new book traces the early history of blood transfusions.
Forensic anthropologist and writer Kathy Reichs talks about her new novel "Bones...
\tThe La Brea Tar Pits are world-renowned fossil sites for good reason—they're the mass graves of thousands of Ice Age creatures, each with a story to tell. Researchers at the nearby Page Museum clean the asphalt from the fossil remains, and using paleoforensics, recount the grim details of their deaths. In the process, clues emerge about what life was like in prehistoric Los Angeles.