Six years after last landing on Mars, NASA is sending a robotic geologist to dig deeper than ever before to take the planet’s temperature.
The drug known by the street names Ecstasy or Molly could be a promising treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder, according to a new study.
A study of the most recent near-reversals of the Earth’s magnetic field by an international team of researchers has found it is unlikely that such an event will take place anytime soon.
Although the King James Bible went on to become the most popular translation throughout the English-speaking world, the circumstances surrounding its production have always been mysterious.
Scientists at NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies and the University of Rochester take a critical look at the scientific evidence that ours is the only advanced civilization ever to have existed on our planet.
“You have to go beyond these stories,” Ms. Irvine, 24, said. “They are not, by themselves, an accurate representation of who we are.”
Historically, immigrants were given special rights to take Native land. If Trump says we are no longer a nation of immigrants, that has consequences.
From Alaska to Australia, scientists are turning to the knowledge of traditional people for a deeper understanding of the natural world.
More than 140 children were ritually killed in a single event in Peru more than 500 years ago. What could possibly have been the reason?
The entombed horse, found in Tombos in northern Sudan and shown to have lived around 950 B.C., reveals the growing influence of the Kingdom of Kush in Nubia.
When an asteroid smashes into Earth at 11,000 mph, how much of that asteroid’s constituent water gets left behind in the debris, and how much boils away in the intense heat of the collision?
Our ancestors used misdirection to gain the upper hand in close-quarter combat with this deadly creature.
“We are striving to make economic advances using traditional knowledge that was impossible in previous decades because of societal disadvantages.”