How would you prepare to spend a year in space?

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“House cat” was a cougar!
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Making national parks relevant today and tomorrow
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Toilets on wheels help keep San Francisco clean
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Godzilla is honored in Tokyo
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Baby orangutan gets help from his sister
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Where does space begin?
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NFL gets first female official
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“First Daughter” gets drivers license
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What would you do if you found a bag of money?
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“Price is Right” model makes $21,960 mistake
How do you make a better piñata?
A Mexican party isn't complete without a piñata. Melesio Vicente Flores and Cecilia Albarran Gonzalez have spent the last 25 years making the papier-mache figures. The figures will later be...
A Mexican party isn't complete without a piñata. Melesio Vicente Flores and Cecilia Albarran Gonzalez have spent the last 25 years making the papier-mache figures. The figures will later be...
A Mexican party isn't complete without a piñata. Melesio Vicente Flores and Cecilia Albarran Gonzalez have sp...
- Posted on February 12, 2015
Camps to code instead of canoe?
It's not too early to be thinking about attending a summer camp. But what is right for you? For some young people, a dream camp involves more coding than canoeing. It's offers more technolo...
It's not too early to be thinking about attending a summer camp. But what is right for you? For some young people, a dream camp involves more coding than canoeing. It's offers more technolo...
It's not too early to be thinking about attending a summer camp. But what is right for you? For some young pe...
- Posted on February 12, 2015
Scientists see the world differently than we do
The American public and U.S. scientists are far apart on science issues. And 98 percent of surveyed scientists say it's a problem. The public doesn’t have the facts, the scientists believe. ...
The American public and U.S. scientists are far apart on science issues. And 98 percent of surveyed scientists say it's a problem. The public doesn’t have the facts, the scientists believe. ...
The American public and U.S. scientists are far apart on science issues. And 98 percent of surveyed scientists say it...
- Posted on February 11, 2015
See tiny tuxes but no puppy love at doggy weddings
Have you been invited to a puppy wedding? Probably not, but they are becoming more popular. Some pet owners dress up their dogs in miniature white dresses and tiny tuxes. A few owners believ...
Have you been invited to a puppy wedding? Probably not, but they are becoming more popular. Some pet owners dress up their dogs in miniature white dresses and tiny tuxes. A few owners believ...
Have you been invited to a puppy wedding? Probably not, but they are becoming more popular. Some pet owners dr...
- Posted on February 11, 2015
Why don’t people smile in old photographs?
You asked us, why don't people smile in old photographs? Technology is partly to blame. The Daguerreotype was the first widely used photographic process. It was invented in 1839. The...
You asked us, why don't people smile in old photographs? Technology is partly to blame. The Daguerreotype was the first widely used photographic process. It was invented in 1839. The...
You asked us, why don't people smile in old photographs? Technology is partly to blame. The Daguerreoty...
- Posted on February 10, 2015
Ancient skull found in Israel may be from Africa
How did today's humans develop? It's an old story. So old that it took many thousands of years to be told. Here's a few details. Long ago, humans migrated out of Africa. They passe...
How did today's humans develop? It's an old story. So old that it took many thousands of years to be told. Here's a few details. Long ago, humans migrated out of Africa. They passe...
How did today's humans develop? It's an old story. So old that it took many thousands of years to be told. H...
- Posted on February 10, 2015
This year, Monarchs cover a little more ground
The number of Monarch butterflies that reached wintering grounds in Mexico has rebounded 69 percent from last year's levels. But their numbers remain very low. That is according to the World Wildli...
The number of Monarch butterflies that reached wintering grounds in Mexico has rebounded 69 percent from last year's levels. But their numbers remain very low. That is according to the World Wildli...
The number of Monarch butterflies that reached wintering grounds in Mexico has rebounded 69 percent from last year's ...
- Posted on February 9, 2015
Man who walks 21 miles to and from work gets help
The walking man has received a lot of attention. Hundreds of people have contributed tens of thousands of dollars to help the man. He typically walks 21 miles every day to get to and from wo...
The walking man has received a lot of attention. Hundreds of people have contributed tens of thousands of dollars to help the man. He typically walks 21 miles every day to get to and from wo...
The walking man has received a lot of attention. Hundreds of people have contributed tens of thousands of doll...
- Posted on February 9, 2015
Would you rather eat your chocolate, or drink it?
What do you picture when you hear the word chocolate? A candy bar? A box of bonbons? An Easter bunny? When we think about chocolate, we probably think of eating it, not drinking it. And we would de...
What do you picture when you hear the word chocolate? A candy bar? A box of bonbons? An Easter bunny? When we think about chocolate, we probably think of eating it, not drinking it. And we would de...
What do you picture when you hear the word chocolate? A candy bar? A box of bonbons? An Easter bunny? When we think a...
- Posted on February 6, 2015
Big bang claim fizzles out
A group of scientists made headlines last March. They announced that they'd found evidence about the early universe. But now, they are abandoning that claim. New data show that their cosmic ...
A group of scientists made headlines last March. They announced that they'd found evidence about the early universe. But now, they are abandoning that claim. New data show that their cosmic ...
A group of scientists made headlines last March. They announced that they'd found evidence about the early universe. ...
- Posted on February 5, 2015
What would you pay for Abraham Lincoln's hair?
A collection of Abraham Lincoln memorabilia has been sold at auction. It includes a lock of the slain president's hair. The collection sold for more than $800,000. The Donald P. Dow collecti...
A collection of Abraham Lincoln memorabilia has been sold at auction. It includes a lock of the slain president's hair. The collection sold for more than $800,000. The Donald P. Dow collecti...
A collection of Abraham Lincoln memorabilia has been sold at auction. It includes a lock of the slain president's hai...
- Posted on February 5, 2015
Would you hang out with cats, rabbits – or owls?
In the U.S., hanging out in a cafe with animals is an unusual concept. People can't get enough of it. A cat cafe in New York last year had lines down the block. Online reservations for another Manh...
In the U.S., hanging out in a cafe with animals is an unusual concept. People can't get enough of it. A cat cafe in New York last year had lines down the block. Online reservations for another Manh...
In the U.S., hanging out in a cafe with animals is an unusual concept. People can't get enough of it. A cat cafe in N...
- Posted on February 4, 2015
Teen pushes recognition for Idaho giant salamander
Idaho lawmakers have rejected a grade school student's request. She wants a giant salamander to be named the state amphibian. The House State Affairs Committee voted against 14-year-old Ilah...
Idaho lawmakers have rejected a grade school student's request. She wants a giant salamander to be named the state amphibian. The House State Affairs Committee voted against 14-year-old Ilah...
Idaho lawmakers have rejected a grade school student's request. She wants a giant salamander to be named the state am...
- Posted on February 4, 2015
Groundhog says six more weeks of winter
Be prepared for more winter. So said the handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog. He's Punxsutawney Phil. His handlers say the furry rodent has made his annual forecast. And we're ...
Be prepared for more winter. So said the handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog. He's Punxsutawney Phil. His handlers say the furry rodent has made his annual forecast. And we're ...
Be prepared for more winter. So said the handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog. He's Punxsutawney P...
- Posted on February 3, 2015
How would you prepare to spend a year in space?
Would you want to go into space for 12 months? An American astronaut and Russian cosmonaut are two months shy of doing just that. They will be launching to the International Space Station ...
Would you want to go into space for 12 months? An American astronaut and Russian cosmonaut are two months shy of doing just that. They will be launching to the International Space Station ...
Would you want to go into space for 12 months? An American astronaut and Russian cosmonaut are two months shy of doi...
- Posted on February 3, 2015