4 Reasons to Ditch Your Shampoo Bottle for a Bar loading...
4 Reasons to Ditch Your Shampoo Bottle for a Bar
Shampoo bars are greener, cheaper, and much more travel-friendly.
How Magnets Keep Sharks Safe—From Us loading...
How Magnets Keep Sharks Safe—From Us
Magnets repel sharks, studies show, by interfering with their ability to sense electrical fields.
How a Transplanted Face Transformed a Young Woman’s Life loading...
How a Transplanted Face Transformed a Young Woman’s Life
At 18, Katie Stubblefield lost her face. At 21, she became the youngest person in the U.S. to undergo the still experimental surgery. Follow her incredible story.
The Emotional Journey of Photographing a Face Transplant loading...
The Emotional Journey of Photographing a Face Transplant
Maggie Steber and Lynn Johnson reflect on capturing the story of Katie Stubblefield, the youngest face transplant patient in the U.S.
Orca Mother Drops Calf, After Unprecedented 17 Days of Mourning loading...
Orca Mother Drops Calf, After Unprecedented 17 Days of Mourning
A Pacific Northwest orca likely bonded closely with her calf before it died, which could help explain her record-breaking emotional sojourn.
How Scotland Is Bringing Back Its Lost Alcohol loading...
How Scotland Is Bringing Back Its Lost Alcohol
With many Scotch distilleries closed or forgotten, whisky makers look to the past to rethink the country's heritage spirit.
Early Native Americans Imported Exotic Parrots, DNA Reveals loading...
Early Native Americans Imported Exotic Parrots, DNA Reveals
The discovery suggests that scarlet macaws were being bred for trade centuries earlier than previously thought.
How Killer Whales Went from Hated, to Adored, to Endangered loading...
How Killer Whales Went from Hated, to Adored, to Endangered
The more we’ve learned about orcas, the more we love them. But can killer whales survive the dramatic changes to their world?
This Colourful New Seahorse Is the Size of a Grain of Rice loading...
This Colourful New Seahorse Is the Size of a Grain of Rice
Researchers have discovered a tiny new species of pygmy seahorse that inhabits the boulder-strewn coasts of Japan.
EPA Must Ban Dangerous Insecticide Chlorpyrifos: What Is It? loading...
EPA Must Ban Dangerous Insecticide Chlorpyrifos: What Is It?
Chlorpyrifos has been linked to low IQ and developmental problems in children, but it has been in the environment for a very long time.
The Grisly 'Origin Story' Behind the Perseid Meteor Shower loading...
The Grisly 'Origin Story' Behind the Perseid Meteor Shower
The celestial phenomenon was identified long before astronomers took note by devout Christians, who had their own fiery interpretation.
NASA Sets Out to 'Touch the Sun'—Here's How loading...
NASA Sets Out to 'Touch the Sun'—Here's How
By boldly going where no spacecraft has gone before, the Parker Solar Probe will attempt to solve big mysteries about our nearest star.

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