Scientists collect so much ancient poop that they designed an AI to tell ancient dog and human feces apart based on preserved DNA.
Piles of single-use clay vessels were found near ruins in Crete, essentially serving as the red Solo cups of their time.
SoCal's mountain lions are on track to be wiped out within 50 years, but conservation projects could save them.
“Mainstream political and policy debates have failed to recognize that human impacts on the environment have reached a critical stage.”
Two circles discuss their deepest fears.
Report after report suggests the existence of extraterrestrial life. Yet, last night in Queens, a mysterious bright blue sky that was later revealed to be an explosion at a power plant cruelly reinforced a painful reality: I'm still here on Earth.
Here are highlights from our poll of 105 experts about the marvels and horrors we may experience over the coming decades and centuries.
Climate change, extremism, and artificial intelligence were among the top fears, and young people, technology, and equality were among the top hopes.
This Eurasian giant weighed 7,700 pounds and likely had the largest horn of any rhino, extinct or living.
Humans clearly have advanced mental abilities compared to other animals on Earth. Laurie Santos wants to know what makes us special.
While we know early humans, Neanderthals, and Denisovans interbred, this specimen is a unique first-generation Neanderthal-Denisovan offspring.