April 19, 2021
Chilean paleontologists announces the discovery of a new species of giant dinosaurs called Arackar licanantay.
By SETH BORENSTEIN
December 1, 2021
Fossils found in Chile are from a strange-looking dog-sized dinosaur species that had a unique slashing tail weapon, scientists reported Wednesday.Some dinosaurs had spiked tails they could use as stabbing weapons and others had tails with clubs.
By The Associated Press
November 4, 2021
The latest on U.N. climate summit COP26 in Glasgow:PARIS -- French astronaut Thomas Pesquet used a video call from space to describe the view from the International Space Station of global warming's repercussions.
Jonathan Watts, global environment editor
September 27, 2021
One of the largest mining operations ever seen on Earth aims to despoil an ocean we are only barely beginning to understand
August 18, 2021
Last fall, Spotify introduced a new format that combined spoken word commentary with music, allowing creators to reproduce the radio-like experience of listening to a DJ or music journalist who shared their perspective on the tracks they would then play. Today, the company is making the format, which it calls "Music + Talk," available to [...]
August 6, 2021
A close examination of the millimeter-wavelength emissions from the asteroid Psyche, which NASA intends to visit in 2026, has produced the first temperature map of the object, providing new insight into its surface properties. The findings, described in a paper published in Planetary Science Journal (PSJ) on August 5, are a step toward resolving the mystery of the origin of this unusual object, which has been thought by some to be a chunk of the core of an ill-fated protoplanet.