Look like your mother? Act like your mother? Maybe so, but a new study says we mammals are more genetically similar to our fathers.
At last … a wavicle! Who thought we’d ever see a single photo of light’s dual nature as both a particle and a wave?
A new camera has shown that our iconic view of snowflakes as perfectly symmetrical isn’t correct. This camera is now being designed to help keep winter travelers safer.
Nimoy’s character Mr. Spock on Star Trek inspired generations of astronauts, space scientists and engineers, as well as space fans around the globe.
Some say gold and some say blue. Here’s why you see what you see, from the guys at AsapSCIENCE.
Thousands of dolphins stampeding off Dana Point, California, three whales migrating near San Clemente, plus a newborn Humpback whale calf snuggling with its mom.
The mummy inside this statue – which was found in China – appears to be a man 30 to 50 years old. He was apparently buried alive inside a chamber while meditating.
Short answer: Yes, it’s possible. Newest video by the AsapSCIENCE guys.
No leap year in 2015. The next leap day will be February 29, 2016. The reason for leap years explained here.
The whale sings in a sound frequency that is so unusual, no other whales will respond. Filmmakers Josh Zeman and Adrian Grenier want to find it, and make a film about it.
Copernicus broke open the medieval idea of an enclosed, Earth-centered universe. He set the stage for all of modern astronomy.
This year’s Chinese New Year – February 18-19 – rings in the Year of the Sheep (Goat, Ram). Gong Xi Fa Ca, y’all.
On this Valentine’s Day 2015, what the world of science suggests about the mystery we call love.
Why do we kiss? Well, duh, because it feels good. But why does it feel good?
On February 13, 1923, Chuck Yeager, the first pilot to break the sound barrier, was born in Myra, West Virginia.
Coolest space launch ever! Watch what happened when a spacecraft launch destroyed a sundog, in the process bringing to light a new form of ice halo.
A lunar tetrad – four total lunar eclipses in a row – began on April 15, 2014. The last total lunar eclipse happened on October 8, 2014, and the next will take place on April 4, 2015.
During the Great Meteor Procession of February 9, 1913, bright meteors were seen to cross the sky on stately, nearly identical paths.
What would happen to our planet if all us humans – for some reason – suddenly vanished? Here’s AsapSCIENCE’s take on it.
It crossed a dangerous strait between Wales in western Great Britain – and an island that had become a place to catch the ferry to Ireland.
A partial skull from a cave in northern Israel sheds light on the first modern humans to walk out of Africa and their interbreeding with Neanderthals.