Trump administration drops protections for whales, turtles
The National Marine Fisheries Service's ruling is one of the administration's first moves targeting protections for threatened species.
On Jun 15, 2017
Body cam data proves cops are nicer to white people in traffic stops
Respect is apparently granted based on race.
On Jun 7, 2017
Petition calls for Far Cry 5 to be more racist
It may be fake or a stunt, but that didn't stop it from getting traction before it was removed on Tuesday
On May 31, 2017
Gender confirmation surgeries shot up 19 percent last year
A new report shows the rise in these procedures is because of better access. Will Trump change that?
On May 23, 2017
Zoos turn to crowdfunding to save this adorable penguin species
More than $60,000 has been raised for the endangered birds so far.
On May 21, 2017
A planet four light-years away could be habitable
Proxima Centauri B would be a bit chillier than Earth, but capable of supporting liquid water.
On May 19, 2017
The weird world of pregnancy porn
From fertility goddess to 'fat cow,' the genre shows how conflicted we are about pregnancy.
On May 16, 2017
People are really sick of co-workers talking about Trump
Many Americans are ready for a Trump-free workplace.
On May 4, 2017
Is this what preparing for war with North Korea looks like?
Military rhetoric is at an all-time high as Washington escalates tensions with Pyongyang.
On May 2, 2017
Ancient crocodile-like beast has scientists rethinking dinosaur evolution
Fossils from 245 million years ago represent beginning of transition toward earliest dinosaurs.
On Apr 13, 2017 by Sarah Weber
Is this the male birth control we’ve been waiting for?
Vasalgel works to block sperm and is reversible, too—at least in rabbits.
On Apr 10, 2017
The 3 things humanity will need to settle Mars
A NASA scientist's list of crucial innovations for a space economy is small but daunting.
On Apr 5, 2017
Teens are using this Tinder-like app—and it’s raising concerns
High schoolers can swipe right on a new friend—but how old are they really?
On Mar 30, 2017
71-year-old mayor swears off social media following teen sex sting bust
'The bad boy is here,' he messaged to who he thought was a 14-year-old girl.
On Mar 26, 2017