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A spacecraft brings comet grains and stardust back to Earth.
When female kakapo parrots go on a diet, they produce fewer male chicks.
Archaeologists have found the earliest known example of Maya writing.
From rumbling volcanoes to grumbling elephants, scientists are eavesdropping on the lowest sounds on Earth.
The screwball travels of four giant planets may have reshaped the early solar system.
Different smells light up different parts of the brain.
Although fish farms can supply lots of food, these operations may also cause pollution and hurt wild populations.
New fossil clues point to the earliest known human ancestor.
Baby fish may home in on reef noise to find a place to live.
The northern spotted owl faces unpredictable threats and an uncertain future.
Earthquakes, small eruptions, and a new lava dome unsettle Mount St. Helens.