In the News
Despite Sketchy Record, China Will Preside Over Upcoming U.N. Biodiversity Conference
Nov. 30 By Vanessa Hull
Wilma Mankiller, First Female Cherokee Nation Chief, Still Inspires Today
Nov. 28 By Julie Reed
You Know the Kilo. Now Say Hello to the Quetta!
Nov. 23 By Alia Hoyt
Can Red Flag Laws Help Prevent Mass Killings?
Nov. 22 By Patrick J. Kiger
Marvel's 'Wakanda Forever' Pays Homage to Mesoamerican Cultures
Nov. 18 By Julian C. Chambliss
Leading Scientists Name 10 Essential Climate Issues for COP27
Nov. 14 By Meghie Rodrigues
Kernza: The Environment-friendly Wheat Crop that Wants to Feed the World
Why Does Hydrogen Peroxide Come in a Brown Bottle?
What If Earth Stopped Spinning?
Tungsten's Boiling Point Is 10,030 F and Other Crazy Facts
Why You Should Consider Using a Private Search Engine
Do You Need to Install Every Windows Update?
How to Deactivate or Delete Your Facebook Account
6 Reasons Your WiFi Keeps Disconnecting and How to Fix It
Is That Animal Sanctuary You Want to Visit Legit?
South Florida Is Overrun With Green Iguanas
Squirrels Actually Organize Their Nut Hoard — Here's Why
Red Pandas Are Not the Lesser Pandas
Native American History
Plains Indians Tell Their Stories Through Ledger Art
Plains Indian men kept historical records of their tribes in art. First with petroglyphs and pictographs and then on buffalo hides. When the white man came, they moved their art to ledger books.
It's About Time
Does One Dripping Faucet Really Prevent Frozen Pipes?
When temperatures drop below freezing, homeowners are advised to leave one tap dripping overnight. But does this advice hold up, or is it kind of leaky?