Can plants communicate?

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Space probe transmits stunning new views of Pluto
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Film appears from before Amelia Earhart disappeared
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Messages in meteorites bring news from outer space
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Woman sets out to row across Pacific Ocean
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Wanna buy “The Flintstones” home?
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Fake orca flops as sea lion scarecrow
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When will the leaning tower of Pisa fall over?
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Moons “dance” around Pluto
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They’re called “wild animals” for a reason
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Tanzania is losing its elephants
Countries worldwide respond to Nepal earthquake
There is still time to save lives. A crushing earthquake hit the country of Nepal on April 25. Many governments and aid agencies are sending doctors, volunteers and equipment to help. They ...
There is still time to save lives. A crushing earthquake hit the country of Nepal on April 25. Many governments and aid agencies are sending doctors, volunteers and equipment to help. They ...
There is still time to save lives. A crushing earthquake hit the country of Nepal on April 25. Many governmen...
- Posted on May 1, 2015
How mummies are made
The most familiar mummies are the Egyptians. Many were buried in elaborate tombs. They often were surrounded with treasures. It was believed those could escort them into the afterlife. But n...
The most familiar mummies are the Egyptians. Many were buried in elaborate tombs. They often were surrounded with treasures. It was believed those could escort them into the afterlife. But n...
The most familiar mummies are the Egyptians. Many were buried in elaborate tombs. They often were surrounded with tre...
- Posted on April 30, 2015
Is there such a thing as a “cute” shark?
Think Jaws meets a kangaroo, with maybe a touch of cute kitten and you've got the aptly named pocket shark. It is the newest and rarest species found off the U.S. coast. Surprised scientists...
Think Jaws meets a kangaroo, with maybe a touch of cute kitten and you've got the aptly named pocket shark. It is the newest and rarest species found off the U.S. coast. Surprised scientists...
Think Jaws meets a kangaroo, with maybe a touch of cute kitten and you've got the aptly named pocket shark. It is the...
- Posted on April 30, 2015
Scientists a step closer to "bringing back" mammoths
Could an animal that has gone extinct make a comeback? Maybe. Scientists are getting their best look yet at the DNA code for the woolly mammoth. It's thanks to work that could be a step towa...
Could an animal that has gone extinct make a comeback? Maybe. Scientists are getting their best look yet at the DNA code for the woolly mammoth. It's thanks to work that could be a step towa...
Could an animal that has gone extinct make a comeback? Maybe. Scientists are getting their best look yet at th...
- Posted on April 29, 2015
How do vaccines work?
You asked us, how do vaccines work? Well, vaccines are basically a stupendously brilliant way to train ourselves to fight some downright nasty, even deadly diseases. Let me explain. W...
You asked us, how do vaccines work? Well, vaccines are basically a stupendously brilliant way to train ourselves to fight some downright nasty, even deadly diseases. Let me explain. W...
You asked us, how do vaccines work? Well, vaccines are basically a stupendously brilliant way to train ourselves to f...
- Posted on April 29, 2015
Proms become platform for good deeds, social change
Proms traditionally have been a night of glamour and romance. They come complete with backstage drama over dates and dresses. But prom culture is changing. Some teens now see prom as an opportunity...
Proms traditionally have been a night of glamour and romance. They come complete with backstage drama over dates and dresses. But prom culture is changing. Some teens now see prom as an opportunity...
Proms traditionally have been a night of glamour and romance. They come complete with backstage drama over dates and ...
- Posted on April 28, 2015
High-speed train almost as fast as plane
This is one fast train. The fastest in the world, actually. Now, a Japanese maglev has broken its own speed record. Operator JR Central said the passenger train reached 375 miles per hour. I...
This is one fast train. The fastest in the world, actually. Now, a Japanese maglev has broken its own speed record. Operator JR Central said the passenger train reached 375 miles per hour. I...
This is one fast train. The fastest in the world, actually. Now, a Japanese maglev has broken its own speed re...
- Posted on April 28, 2015
New York City wants to cut waste by 90 percent
The nation's biggest city is New York. By 2030, it wants to reduce its waste by 90 percent. The plan includes a big change to the city's recycling program. It includes incentives to reduce w...
The nation's biggest city is New York. By 2030, it wants to reduce its waste by 90 percent. The plan includes a big change to the city's recycling program. It includes incentives to reduce w...
The nation's biggest city is New York. By 2030, it wants to reduce its waste by 90 percent. The plan includes ...
- Posted on April 27, 2015
Real life cats in hats
It's not enough to knit sweaters for our children and grandchildren. Dexterous fingers need more. They need to knit something smaller and faster. They need to knit hats for cats. What starte...
It's not enough to knit sweaters for our children and grandchildren. Dexterous fingers need more. They need to knit something smaller and faster. They need to knit hats for cats. What starte...
It's not enough to knit sweaters for our children and grandchildren. Dexterous fingers need more. They need to knit s...
- Posted on April 27, 2015
Presidential hopefuls kick off 2016 campaigns
In a presidential campaign, you only get one Opening Day. For Ted Cruz, it was a simple speech. It was on a college campus. No notes, no teleprompter. And no choice for the students required...
In a presidential campaign, you only get one Opening Day. For Ted Cruz, it was a simple speech. It was on a college campus. No notes, no teleprompter. And no choice for the students required...
In a presidential campaign, you only get one Opening Day. For Ted Cruz, it was a simple speech. It was on a co...
- Posted on April 24, 2015
In Puerto Rico, a push to save culture from long ago
In Puerto Rico's misty, bamboo-studded mountains, elementary school students are studying. They are learning a nearly extinct language. They beat on drums and grow native crops like cassava and swe...
In Puerto Rico's misty, bamboo-studded mountains, elementary school students are studying. They are learning a nearly extinct language. They beat on drums and grow native crops like cassava and swe...
In Puerto Rico's misty, bamboo-studded mountains, elementary school students are studying. They are learning a nearly...
- Posted on April 24, 2015
Would planes be safer without pilots?
To improve airline safety, maybe we need to remove the pilots. It's a big idea. And it could someday happen. It's a radical idea, of course. If it happens, it would be many years away. Follo...
To improve airline safety, maybe we need to remove the pilots. It's a big idea. And it could someday happen. It's a radical idea, of course. If it happens, it would be many years away. Follo...
To improve airline safety, maybe we need to remove the pilots. It's a big idea. And it could someday happen. I...
- Posted on April 23, 2015
Space station supply ship delivers espresso
The SpaceX supply ship that arrived at the International Space Station has delivered the world's first espresso machine designed exclusively for astronauts. Italian astronaut Samantha Cristo...
The SpaceX supply ship that arrived at the International Space Station has delivered the world's first espresso machine designed exclusively for astronauts. Italian astronaut Samantha Cristo...
The SpaceX supply ship that arrived at the International Space Station has delivered the world's first espresso machi...
- Posted on April 23, 2015
Dogs bond with owners just by looking
Oh, those puppy eyes. Just by gazing at their owners, dogs can trigger a response in their masters' brains. It helps them bond. And owners can do a similar trick in return. That's what some ...
Oh, those puppy eyes. Just by gazing at their owners, dogs can trigger a response in their masters' brains. It helps them bond. And owners can do a similar trick in return. That's what some ...
Oh, those puppy eyes. Just by gazing at their owners, dogs can trigger a response in their masters' brains. It...
- Posted on April 22, 2015
Can plants communicate?
You asked us, can plants communicate? Well, not too long ago if you answered yes to that question most people would think you were crazy. But growing evidence suggests that plants can actua...
You asked us, can plants communicate? Well, not too long ago if you answered yes to that question most people would think you were crazy. But growing evidence suggests that plants can actua...
You asked us, can plants communicate? Well, not too long ago if you answered yes to that question most people would t...
- Posted on April 22, 2015