The Oldest Color Ever Discovered Is 1.1 Billion Years Old
The pink pigments help answer the question of why complex life took so long to emerge.
Crops that Can Grow in the Dark? Not Yet, But It’s a Step
It's not exactly plants that grow in the dark, but new research points that way to more sunlight-efficient crops.
How Did Earth’s Earliest Terraformers Survive? They Hid Under Rocks
Plus, some useful tips for terraforming other planets.
We All Might Want to Be a Little More Freaked Out About Toledo's Water Crisis
When we talked to residents about what it was like to have no tap water, it didn't seem so bad. But when we looked into the far-reaching implications of the crisis, shit got a little scarier.