More than 90 years after California’s last wolf was killed, a pack has been observed near Mt. Shasta. Are the mountain’s glaciers a reason the wolves chose this location?
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If so, where are we likely to find it? Could we ever get to it? Would we be able to drink it? A planetary geoscientist explains.
A new study suggests that natural forces are behind California’s drought, but that global warming has contributed 8-27% to the drought’s severity.
Volcanoes are channels that transfer molten rock from Earth’s crust to the surface. Here’s why eruptions happen.
Damaging electric currents in space affect Earth’s equatorial region, not just the poles, according to new research.
New SETI project will scan the skies for signs of alien communications, but might also unveil other secrets about the universe.
Philae data suggest that organic compounds – which eventually translated into living organisms here on Earth – existed in the early solar system.
A Boston University biology professor says the movie is “a turning point for ants in cinema,” although he has a few quibbles with the science.
White shark populations are growing. Here’s why that’s good news.
They’re calling them pentaquarks. What you need to know of the latest discovery about the tiny particles that make up our world.