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Two experts--an ice sculptor and an ice researcher--explain why ice is cool.
A new documentary explores how climate change is affecting the world's glaciers.
Move over mammoths -- many lesser-known beasts roamed North America during the Ice Age too.
As Antarctica warms, its ice sheets are sliding into the ocean--raising sea levels across the globe.
Bacteria locked under Antarctic lake ice may shed light on life’s limits, and the possibility of life on other worlds.
A look at the psychology of taste and smell - and why it can make those holiday ...
Jeff Potter, author of Cooking for Geeks, dishes up a few cooking hacks for Turk...
With the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade less than a week away, it’s crunch time ...
Robert Sabin grew a 1000-pound pumpkin in his Long Island backyard.
You've survived the big family Thanksgiving get-together -- but now the winter h...
\tIt's crunch time for the 'balloonatics' at Macy's Parade Studio. The balloons themselves, which are designed and fabricated in a warehouse in New Jersey, are getting their final checkup before the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. John Piper and Jim Artle take us around the studio and spill the secrets of inflation, explain how to calculate whether your balloon will float, and explain why the balloons look better after a little time in the sun.