Imagine a world in which mosquitoes choose blossoms over blood.
The oldest ice core ever drilled outside the polar regions may contain ice that formed during the Stone Age—more than 600,000 years ago, long before modern humans appeared.
Composting food scraps can prompt people to make other earth-friendly choices, new research has found.
It's good to be humble when you're the boss - as long as that's what your employees expect.
Rural coal-mining families show resilience against divorce when faced with the economic downturns common in the industry, a new study suggests.
A study of a Lake Erie wetland suggests that scientists have vastly underestimated the number of places methane-producing microbes can survive—and, as a result, today's global climate models may be misjudging the amount ...
An experimental "golden" potato could hold the power to prevent disease and death in developing countries where residents rely heavily upon the starchy food for sustenance, new research suggests.
Researchers studying a protein that causes a hereditary degenerative brain disease in humans have discovered that the human, mouse and hamster forms of the protein, which have nearly identical amino acid sequences, exhibit ...
A study of one Texas school district reveals one of the best evidence-based ways ever found to close the educational achievement gap between black and white students.
Upwardly mobile blacks and Hispanics are more likely to experience racial discrimination than their socioeconomically stable peers, new research has found.