At 4:30 PM on February 17th, 2017, Meng was getting ready to take the last ferry to the island at the center of Qinhu National Wetland Park in Jiangsu Province, China. In one hand was a bag of camping
Following the second launch of SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy, all three of the rocket’s booster cores successfully landed back on Earth. The two outer cores of the rocket touched down on SpaceX’s two concrete
RUMSON, New Jersey — Arthur Ashkin, the world's oldest Nobel Prize winner, favors comfort over style. When I met him in his New Jersey home, he was sporting a fleece-lined zip-up, corduroy pants, and Crocs.
Scientists are trying to convert wood into energy as efficiently as this little worm. Perhaps you can tell by their name, but gribble worms are not the most beloved of crustaceans. First discovered in
Spraying chemicals into the atmosphere could slow global warming by reflecting sunlight back into space. Earth keeps getting hotter. Humanity isn't doing enough to stop it. So, scientists are increasingly
Two decades ago, the US intelligence community worked closely with Silicon Valley in an effort to track citizens in cyberspace. And Google is at the heart of that origin story. Some of the research that
Wasps are the horror-flick killers of the insect world. Sure, their stingers are scary, but it’s their parasitizing practices that really send a shiver down the exoskeleton. “They are insects that eat
Treating soldiers suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) with the party drug ecstasy effectively cures the condition within weeks, according to a new study. Scientists found that administering