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9 allergy season symptoms

Thursday September 16th, 2021 09:39:45 PM
All the major allergy season symptoms and how to treat them.

SpaceX launches four civilians into orbit on historic Inspiration4 flight

Thursday September 16th, 2021 07:41:36 PM
SpaceX made history tonight as it launched a crew of private citizens on a jaunt around Earth.

Is running good for you?

Thursday September 16th, 2021 03:54:26 PM
Is running good for you? We examine the evidence.

Slaughter of more than 1,400 dolphins in the Faroe Islands sparks condemnation worldwide

Thursday September 16th, 2021 03:45:50 PM
Hunters in the Faroe Islands ambushed and slaughtered a super-pod of more than 1,400 white-sided dolphins on Sunday (Sept. 12), leading to worldwide outcry.

Does running build muscle?

Thursday September 16th, 2021 02:27:31 PM
Does running build muscle? We dig into the science.

Kids discover giant penguin’s fossil skeleton in New Zealand

Thursday September 16th, 2021 12:02:00 PM
A newly described extinct giant penguin from New Zealand has unusually long legs and a long, slender beak, and it dates to a time when much of the region was underwater.

Human remains found inside 500-pound alligator. How common are alligator attacks?

Thursday September 16th, 2021 11:49:53 AM
An enormous alligator is suspected of killing a man in Louisiana, according to news reports.

Read an excerpt from 'Pump: A Natural History of the Heart'

Thursday September 16th, 2021 11:01:00 AM
For millennia, the function and importance of this singular organ has fascinated physicians, philosophers and artists around the world, with ancient civilizations identifying the heart as the source of human emotions and intellect, and the seat of the soul itself.

Rare Bronze Age coffin uncovered on UK golf course

Thursday September 16th, 2021 11:00:15 AM
A Bronze Age burial was accidentally discovered in an English golf club.

A 10 billion-year-old supernova will soon replay before our eyes, new dark matter study predicts

Thursday September 16th, 2021 11:00:00 AM
Scientists predict that an ancient supernova will reappear in the sky for a 4th time in the year 2037, thanks to the meddling influence of dark matter.

Do air purifiers help with allergies?

Wednesday September 15th, 2021 09:29:01 PM
We're answering an all-important question; do air purifiers help with allergies?

10 stretches to do every day

Wednesday September 15th, 2021 06:24:14 PM
Want to ease aches and pains? Here are 10 stretches to do every day.

Chagas disease: Cause, symptoms, treatment and prevention

Wednesday September 15th, 2021 05:27:06 PM
Chagas disease is usually spread by so-called kissing bugs, which often carry a nasty parasite.

Giant squid: The real-life ocean Kraken

Wednesday September 15th, 2021 04:13:05 PM
Giant squid are mysterious deep-sea predators that are rarely seen by humans.

Giant ice sheet towers over Scottish city like the Wall in 'Game of Thrones' in stunning video reconstruction

Wednesday September 15th, 2021 03:22:00 PM
Scotland's giant ice sheet has been recreated over Dundee in a stunning video that looks like the Wall from "Game of Thrones."

Mysterious stone balls found in Neolithic tomb on remote Scottish island

Wednesday September 15th, 2021 03:21:44 PM
Two polished stone balls shaped about 5,500 years ago — linked to a mysterious practice almost unique to Neolithic Britain — have been discovered in an ancient Scottish tomb.

Why do primates carry around dead infants?

Wednesday September 15th, 2021 02:16:08 PM
In a new analysis, researchers compared hundreds of such cases across primate species.

Distant 'Requiem' supernova will be visible again in 2037, astronomers predict

Wednesday September 15th, 2021 12:39:49 PM
A distant supernova previously imaged by the Hubble Space Telescope will be visible again from Earth and surrounding space in 2037, astronomers predict.

Chinese astronauts send back stunning images of Earth from Tianhe space station (photos)

Wednesday September 15th, 2021 12:38:51 PM
China's Shenzhou 12 astronauts have sent back stunning images taken out of small windows on the Tianhe space station module in low Earth orbit.

Parade of life-size camel carvings in northern Arabia date to the Stone Age

Wednesday September 15th, 2021 11:00:00 AM
A parade of life-size stone camel carvings in northern Arabia dates back to the Stone Age, new research finds.

Last updated September 16, 2021