A NASA photographer's camera melted in a sudden bushfire at the SpaceX rocket launch. Amazingly, the camera managed to capture a series of images that showed exactly how it met its end.
Tick protection just got official. CDC researchers confirm permethrin's effectiveness on a new study that tested the chemical's capabilities in immobilizing three species of disease-carrying ticks.
Most birds were killed off following the fifth mass extinction event that destroyed most of life on Earth 66 million years ago. Fortunately, ground-dwellers survived and eventually became the ancestors of all modern birds today.
Women below 49 years old are now more likely to get lung cancer than men from the same generation. And no, researchers say that smoking doesn't quite explain the role reversal.
NASA got back on drill duty as the Curiosity drill resumes operations on Mars. Scientists used a new percussive technique that allowed the team to collect its first drill sample since 2016.
Humans may not be the masters of the planet after all. A comprehensive new study illustrates how little humankind weighs in the planet's total biomass — and yet they cause a disproportionate, massive impact on it.
Keeping your child sequestered away in a super clean home may do more harm than good. New research shows that not priming the immune system in early childhood may lead to its malfunction and the development of childhood leukemia.
A new study shows alarming trends through a 15-year period regarding individuals below 20 unnecessarily exposed to ADHD medication. With millions of children in the United States suffering from the disorder, intentional or accidental overdoses are becoming more common.
Say goodbye to migraines. FDA recently approved the first ever drug that can prevent migraines, Aimovig, which is slated to be released in a week.
It happens to the best of us. A NASA astronaut realizes he forgot one very important piece of his GoPro as he embarks on his spacewalk for Expedition 55.
While men go on Tinder to look for casual sex, women want to be assured of their attractiveness on dating apps. A new study provides a closer look on Tinder and other dating apps' users.
A newly discovered cosmic object has a peculiar tilted orbit that could only be explained by the presence of the elusive Planet Nine. Astronomers say this discovery strengthens the argument for the theoretical ninth planet.
In its first-ever image from space, planet hunter TESS takes a breathtaking shot of a glittering sea of over 200,000 nearby stars. This is only a tiny fraction of the expanse that TESS is expected to cover.
The White House kills off NASA's Carbon Monitoring System, drawing criticism from scientists. The CMS is crucial in tracking greenhouse gas emmissions and providing accurate data to agencies all around the world.