Our most up-close-and-personal shot of the (dwarf) planet yet.
This critically endangered salamander reaches sexual maturity without undergoing metamorphosis.
This antique technology, called a Campbell-Stokes sunshine recorder, helps researchers maintain North America’s longest-running weather record.
This midwater cephalopod sports different-size eyes for different functions.
Liquid magnets lend themselves to art, as well as medical research.
This mutated rose has sepals instead of petals.
An engineer creates a perfect liquid crown using innovative flash photography.
The title-holder for strongest biological material goes to a small mollusk.
Researchers have figured how a toxin-spraying beetle packs its pulsing punch.
When the sun interacts with six-sided ice crystals, ethereal optical effects can occur.
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