Carnivorous predator populations are expanding at unprecedented rate Carnivorous predator populations are expanding at unprecedented rate
John Tyburski - Feb 27, 2015
Europe is about twice as densely populated and half the size of the United States, yet its wolves and other carnivores are thriving, even in non-protected areas where humans dwell.
Blinged-out, diamond-riddled Russian rock stumps scientists Blinged-out, diamond-riddled Russian rock stumps scientists
Ian Lang - Feb 27, 2015
Analysis reveals strange chemical composition
Carnivores make comeback in Europe; coexist with humans Carnivores make comeback in Europe; coexist with humans
Ian Lang - Feb 26, 2015
Despite cramped quarters, carnivorous populations thrive in Europe
Researchers purposely get birds drunk for science, find surprising effects Researchers purposely get birds drunk for science, find surprising effects
John Tyburski - Feb 26, 2015
A recent report shows that birds share a common trait with humans while under the influence of alcohol.
Top Stories
Swarming Pluto-sized objects create a bunch of dust around teenage star
Ian Lang - 21 hours ago
Young star reveals several mysterious trends in planetary formation
 
Adrian Peterson appeal denied
Victoria Walker - 21 hours ago
Adrian Peterson appeal of indefinite suspension is denied.
 
Rosetta mission suggests Earth's water didn't come from comets
John Camdir - 21 hours ago
European Space Agency Rosetta mission find that the water on the the comet 67P is not similar with that of earth's.
 
Stephen Colbert conducts fiery interview with Smaug the Dragon
Steven DiCarlo - 21 hours ago
Colbert, a lifelong Tolkien enthusiast, interviews 'The Hobbit' villain during final week of 'The Colbert Report.'
 
Christian Bale in 'Exodus' projected to earn $32 million during opening weekend
Steven DiCarlo - 21 hours ago
Ridley Scott's 'Exodus' will continue the "Year of the Bible."
 
SpaceX will attempt to land rocket on floating ocean platform
John Camdir - 21 hours ago
Space X will attempt to land the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket on a floating platform.
 
Kevin Hart responds to Sony
Victoria Walker - 21 hours ago
Kevin Hart responds to insult from Sony exec.
 
Oregon QB Marcus Mariota wins Heisman
Brian Sprowl - 21 hours ago
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota became the first player in school history to win the Heisman Trophy on Saturday evening.
 
Pregnant Kourtney Kardashian poses nude
Kate Ferguson - 21 hours ago
Pregnant Kourtney Kardashian poses nude for the cover of DuJour magazine.
 
Samuel L. Jackson puts forth new challenge to celebrities
Victoria Walker - 21 hours ago
Samuel L. Jackson challenges celebrities to sing "We Ain't Gonna Stop Till People Are Free."
 
Why did evolution allow turtles and birds to lose all their teeth?
John Tyburski - 21 hours ago
A recent report suggests that modern day birds owe their lack of teeth to changes in an ancestor that lived some 116 million years ago.
 
New discovery in Israel sheds light on man's relationship with fire
John Tyburski - 21 hours ago
A new study of artifacts found in a cave in Israel suggests that human beings began using fire at will around 350,000 years ago, with earlier uses likely more opportunistic than controlled.
 
It's a shark! It's a tuna! No, it's a strange robot built by the Navy
John Tyburski - 21 hours ago
The U.S. Navy's "GhostSwimmer" drone made its testing debut last week at Fort Story, Virginia.
 
Dutch scientists use quantum physics to design 'unhackable' credit cards
John Tyburski - 21 hours ago
New research promises to make quantum encryption of credit cards a bomb-proof hacking safeguard.
 
Voyager hitches a ride through interstellar space on 'cosmic tsunami'
John Tyburski - 21 hours ago
Voyager 1, the world's first and only spacecraft to ever enter interstellar space, is currently surfing a big wave caused by the sun.
 
As warming for the rest of Earth slows, heat somehow doubles in the arctic
John Tyburski - 21 hours ago
Findings presented in a new federal report indicate that the Arctic region is heating up twice as quickly as the rest of the world.
 
Carnivorous predator populations are expanding at unprecedented rate
John Tyburski - 21 hours ago
Europe is about twice as densely populated and half the size of the United States, yet its wolves and other carnivores are thriving, even in non-protected areas where humans dwell.
 
Blinged-out, diamond-riddled Russian rock stumps scientists
Ian Lang - 21 hours ago
Analysis reveals strange chemical composition
 
Archaeologists overwhelmed at discovery of a million 'accidental' mummies
John Tyburski - 21 hours ago
Archaeologists say Fag el-Gamous in Egypt is the ancient burial site of at least a million people of all ages; where they came from remains a mystery.
 
Carnivores make comeback in Europe; coexist with humans
Ian Lang - 21 hours ago
Despite cramped quarters, carnivorous populations thrive in Europe
 
Researchers purposely get birds drunk for science, find surprising effects
John Tyburski - 21 hours ago
A recent report shows that birds share a common trait with humans while under the influence of alcohol.
 
Oceanic explorers may have just discovered what wiped out the Mayans
John Tyburski - 21 hours ago
Rock samples taken from inside an underwater cave in Belize suggest one particular natural phenomenon may have brought down the Mayan society.
 
Study suggests that memories are never truly lost, and can be resurrected
John Tyburski - 21 hours ago
The findings of a new study by UCLA scientists challenges the current paradigm of how memories are maintained.
 
Long live the king? Monarch butterfly populations experience unprecedented drop
John Tyburski - 21 hours ago
Experts call for consideration of protecting the Monarch butterfly under the U.S. Endangered Species Act as population numbers fall precipitously.
 
Source: Adrian Peterson will play in 2015
Marvin Jules - 21 hours ago
Adrian Peterson will likely play in the NFL in 2015, according to a source.
 
Will NASA's New Horizons reveal Pluto's secrets?
Kate Halse - 21 hours ago
Following a January 2006 launch, New Horizons has accumulated 1,873 days, or around two-thirds of its flight time, in hibernation.
 
Princeton archive offers thousands of Einstein documents for free
Kate Halse - 21 hours ago
The archive, a digitalized version of Caltech's Einstein Papers Project, is currently the 13th volume in the series, which will eventually include 30.
 
Hackers target Sony again, this time via PlayStation
Craig Manning - 21 hours ago
A Twitter group calling themselves "the Lizard Squad" (with the Twitter handle, @LizardPatrol) has taken credit for the attack.
 
New drug may help eradicate malaria
Rina Shah - 21 hours ago
In mice, the drug removed all traces of malaria within 48 hours.