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Infection That Devastates Amphibians, Already in Europe, Could Spread to U.S.

a shared story    5 hours 59 minutes ago
Fire-bellied newts imported from Asia through the pet trade may be spreading a fungal disease that is killing off fire salamanders in Europe, according to researchers. 

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Rare Look Inside Tiny Mouth Wins 'Small World' Photo Contest

a shared story    6 hours 59 minutes ago
The winners of this year's Nikon Small World photo competition have been announced. The grand prize goes to a photographer who captured a rare glimpse inside of a rotifer's open mouth. 

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Low oxygen 'delayed life on Earth'

a shared story    10 hours 59 minutes ago
Animals took so long to evolve and thrive on Earth because of incredibly low levels of oxygen during a period more than a billion years ago, scientists say. 

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High Levels of Dangerous Chemicals Found in Air Near Oil and Gas Sites

a shared story    15 hours 59 minutes ago
A study of the air near oil and gas drilling sites in five U.S. states found sometimes dangerously high concentrations of chemicals. 

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Antares Rocket Explosion: Space Station Astronauts React

a shared story    1 day 3 hours 59 minutes ago
Astronauts on the International Space Station watched as a private rocket carrying supplies for the orbiting outpost exploded just after launch. 

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Around A Star System | Space Wallpaper

a shared story    1 day 4 hours 59 minutes ago
This space wallpaper shows the sky around the young multiple star system GG Tauri, which appears very close to the centre of this picture. 

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Earhart Search: Underwater 'Lump' May Be Wreckage from Lost Plane

a shared story    1 day 6 hours 59 minutes ago
The hunt for Amelia Earhart's lost plane will continue next summer. A team will investigate an underwater "anomaly" detected off the coast of the tiny Pacific atoll Nikumaroro. The group thinks it could be the wreckage of Earhart's aircraft. 

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2 Years On: Sandy Inspires Storm of Climate Research

a shared story    1 day 7 hours 59 minutes ago
The frankenstorm has spurred an unprecedented amount of research to tackle the questions about the role climate change may have played in worsening the storm, how global warming might affect similar storms, and why Sandy caused so much damage. 

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Questions, answers about Hawaii lava flow

a shared story    1 day 8 hours 59 minutes ago
HONOLULU (AP) -- Lava that has entered a rural Hawaii town has been described as a disaster in slow motion. After months of creeping through uninhabited areas of the Big Island, it reached Pahoa this week, crossing a residential street, burning down a garden shed and...(more) 

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40-Year-Old Russian Engine at Heart of Rocket Investigation

a shared story    1 day 9 hours 59 minutes ago
After a space station supply rocket explosion, reliance on refurbished Russian rockets raises questions. 

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Russian rocket engines suspected in launch blast

a shared story    1 day 11 hours 59 minutes ago
CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) -- Crews searched for scorched wreckage along the Virginia coast Wednesday in hopes of determining why an unmanned commercial rocket exploded in a blow to NASA's strategy of using private companies to send supplies and, eventually, astronauts to the International Space Station.... 

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Electric Trucks Plus Drones Could Make Deliveries 'Green'

a shared story    1 day 16 hours 59 minutes ago
An Ohio-based company thinks it has a better idea for how to deliver packages to future online shoppers: combine drones with fuel-efficient, "green" delivery trucks. 

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