De-extinction debunked: what we didn’t learn from Jurassic Park

Extinct species may soon be resurrected — but just because we can doesn’t mean we’re ready for them

De-extinction debunked: what we didn’t learn from Jurassic Park

If movies about bloodthirsty dinosaurs were to teach us anything, it’s perhaps that extinct species should stay that way. Read More…

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environment

Soiled plans

Soiled plans

Community composters grapple with an endless supply of food scraps, but limited demand

Soiled plans

Community composters grapple with an endless supply of food scraps, but limited demand

environment

The fight to save coral

The fight to save coral

Climate change is pushing corals, and the biologists hoping to save them, to their limits.

The end of biomedical research on U.S. chimps may imperil their wild brethren

Chimpanzee research was once done for the benefit of humans. Now, some researchers think it’s essential for saving the great apes.

environment

Does your baby have a heart-shaped tongue?

Does your baby have a heart-shaped tongue?

Here’s what you need to know if your baby has a condition called tongue-tie

Five myths of miscarriages

What you don’t know about miscarriages, and how you likely believe more myths than you realize

environment

Breaking limits in science and life

Breaking limits in science and life

A woman astronomer’s 20-year quest to find 100 Earth-like planets is within reach

I Just Need Some Spacetime — Separating Twins with Special Relativity

The twin paradox shows how approaching the speed of light alters both time and space

social science

Televised Debates: Insert Audience Response Here

Televised Debates: Insert Audience Response Here

The motivation for audiences to participate in presidential debates is more than just party fever

Is digital photography real?

Searching for truth in digital photojournalism