Scientists used fossil remains and primitive tools to build a vivid description of what life was like for our early human ancestors, 1.8 million years ago.
In Chinese thought, spring is associated with the direction east – the sunrise direction as Earth spins us toward the beginning of each new day.
Spectacular video shows last week’s total solar eclipse from a redirected Alaska Airlines flight. Wish we all could have been there!
What are the Ides of March? We in modern times probably wouldn’t know, if it weren’t for William Shakespeare.
While capping off the science of previous centuries, Albert Einstein changed our notions of space, time and matter … and launched modern physics.
Daylight Saving Time 2016 begins in the United States at 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 13.
A total solar eclipse of August 22, 1142 may have coincided with the birth of the Iroquois Confederacy, oldest democracy in North America and possibly on Earth.
NASA’s Scott Kelly and cosmonauts Sergey Volkov and Mikhail Kornienko landed safely in Kazakhstan on March 2. The landing wraps up Kelly’s one-year mission aboard the ISS.
The Aliso Canyon leak, finally plugged on February 11, vented 100,000 tons of methane into the atmosphere – a climate impact equivalent to the annual emissions of half a million cars, say scientists.
More information about early human settlements – and in this case the insects who lived alongside them – is being found in ancient bits of broken pottery.