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 Aboard the ship.  Looking at “forever.”

Travel & Lifestyle

15 Fascinating Marine Species You Won’t Believe Actually Exist (PHOTOS)

Compared to the world we know on land, the environment of the depths of the ocean seems like a completely different universe. Underwater you can find… 358 more words

Sustainable Action Network

Competition Drives Quick Evolution of Lizard’s Feet by DOUGLAS QUENQUA


By DOUGLAS QUENQUA

A type of lizard in Florida took just 20 generations to evolve feet better suited to climbing trees, a new study suggests.

Published: October 27, 2014 at 08:00PM

David Fratantoni

A Partial Solar Eclipse by AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE


By AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE

A partial solar eclipse will be viewable across much of North America on Thursday as the new moon passes in front of the sun.

Published: October 22, 2014 at 08:00PM

David Fratantoni

New Research Center Aims to Develop Second Generation of Surgical Robots by JOHN MARKOFF


By JOHN MARKOFF

Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, are establishing a center for medical robotics with funding from the National Science Foundation and two private donors.

Published: October 22, 2014 at 08:00PM

David Fratantoni

At Chernobyl, Hints of Nature’s Adaptation by HENRY FOUNTAIN


By HENRY FOUNTAIN

A study of the Chernobyl fallout area has found that some bird species have adapted to the radioactive environment by producing more protective antioxidants, with correspondingly less genetic damage.

Published: May 5, 2014 at 08:00PM

David Fratantoni