It’s the insect star of The Silence of the Lambs.
Impressive, but … yikes!
More than 800 people on the Big Island went into evacuation shelters Thursday. Storm surges, high winds, downed trees and power lines, loss of electricity, blocked highways.
Fires raging over California last week created these towering pyrocumulus clouds – aka “fire clouds.” A close look from jets flying nearby.
In a study of 65 cities across N. America – some humid and some dry – poor “convection efficiency” in humid cities made the urban heat island effect more intense.
Do you think horses have expressive eyes? They do, say researchers, and they also have expressive ears.
Bacteria in the Gulf of Mexico consumed many of the oil toxins released during the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill, but not the most toxic, says new research.
Look at the difference in these two reservoirs north of Fresno, California, in contrasting satellite images from 2011 and 2014.
Manatees and elephants have a common ancestor, and both have uncommonly shaped spherical hearts. Check out this sweet video from Three Sisters Springs, Crystal River, Florida.
A strong 6.1-magnitude earthquake struck China’s Yunnan province on August 3, 2014. Reports early August 4 are of 12,000 homes collapsed, at least 398 dead and 1,800 injuries.