In the News
Community Gardens Are Good for the Neighborhood
March 29 By Rebecca Owen
'Are You There, God? It's Me, Margaret' Is Hitting the Big Screen
March 28 By Alia Hoyt
DNA From Beethoven's Hair Reveals Poor Health and Family Secrets
March 27 By Robert Attenborough
What Does the ICC Putin Arrest Warrant Actually Mean?
March 17 By Stefan Schmitt
Think That's Your Kid Calling for Money? It Could Be a Voice Deepfake
March 17 By Christopher Schwartz, Matthew Wright
Medical Schools Have Come a Long Way From Grave Robbing to Get Cadavers
March 10 By Susan E. Lederer, Susan Lawrence
What's an Easy Way to Convert Celsius Temps to Fahrenheit?
What if I Put Aluminum Foil in the Microwave?
Here's How Scientists Predict the Next Hurricane Season
How Dreams Work
Why Does the U.S. House of Representatives Have Only 435 Seats?
What Is Genocide, and Is Russia Committing It in Ukraine?
10 Businesses Supposedly Controlled by the Mafia
Why Are the Biblical Gog and Magog Considered Sinister?
Ankylosaurus: A Tank-like Herbivore With a Killer Club Tail
Earth's 20 Quadrillion Ants Outweigh All Wild Birds and Mammals, Combined
How Lab-grown Meat Could Change the Pet Food World
Will a Coyote Kill My Dog or Cat?
Spring Is Allergy Season
How Pollen Works
Pollen grains are, in essence, plant sperm. But how do the grains get where they need to go, and what's the advantage of trusting your genetic future to the winds?
Get Your Garden On
Remarkable Women in History
Fannie Lou Hamer: From Sharecropper to Civil and Voting Rights Icon
Born into a family of poor sharecroppers in Mississippi, Fannie Lou Hamer became field secretary for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) and an indefatigable fighter for civil and voting rights.