There's good news: sex and drugs are less common in teenagers today than in previous generations. However, depression, suicide ideation, bullying, and sexual violence are still disturbingly high.
Spiders are already terrifying enough for some people — and even more so when they fly. In a new study, scientists observe their amazing ability to spin silk parachutes out of thin air to help them glide for hundreds of miles.
The bubonic plague makes a comeback in Idaho as a child comes down with the disease in Elmore County. This is the first human case of the plague in Idaho in 26 years.
Albert Einstein's travel diaries reveal a different side to the famed physicist. While he’s a celebrated humanitarian later in his life, excerpts on his Asian travels show that he used to harbor racist ideas on Chinese people.
Tick bites are scarier than you think. A 5year-old girl found herself temporarily paralyzed after a tick bite, leading to a trip to the emergency room and a diagnosis of tick paralysis.
Laura Cicco goes up against NASA, filing a case against the space agency to keep it away from the moon dust given to her by Neil Armstrong. The iconic astronaut was allegedly friends with Cicco's late father.
Sugar rush is very real and very, very concerning. A new study reveals that young children are eating enough added sugar to exceed the maximum recommended consumption levels for adults.
It might be a couple of decades away, but NASA scientist Jim Green is confident that humankind will get to Mars in the near future. There might be a number of challenges on the way, but life on Mars remains a very real possibility.
Dermatologist Windell Boutte was issued a suspension for her singing and dancing videos while her patients are under the knife. This is a huge blow for Boutte, who already had several lawsuits filed against her for botched surgeries.
A massive dust storm has descended on Mars, surrounding the Opportunity rover in a blanket of dark dust that's estimated to be bigger than the entire North America. With the rover running on solar power, the storm is a huge threat to its survival.
The Soyuz MS-09 spacecraft docked on the International Space Station, carrying three new crew members who will be living aboard until December. The trio's arrival brings the total ISS residents to six.
It's a strange type of staycation: earn $3,500 and a comfortable stay at hotel facilities, but intentionally expose yourself to the influenza virus. In the end, you can contribute to the search for a universal flu vaccine.
Researchers seek to make births safer for women and babies as they develop a blood test that can accurately predict premature births during pregnancy. It's also a less expensive method of identifying the due date.
Suicide incidents shot up alarmingly in the United States, according to the CDC. Since 1999, suicide rates have gone up in nearly all states, regardless of gender, age, and race.