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01 July 2015, 12:59 PM ET
Paul Bonhomme and Steve Jones flew two Bonhomme’s Xtreme Air XA41 planes through a hanger at 185mph and were just 3 feet off the ground. The aerial stunt was performed at Llanbedr Airfield, North Wales by the Red Bull Matadors team members.
01 July 2015, 12:39 PM ET
Fireworks are a beloved tradition of the Fourth of July, but the colorful displays also bring a spike in air pollution, a new study shows.
01 July 2015, 12:08 PM ET
A pair of British pilots recently pulled off a daring aviation stunt, becoming the first to fly two planes in formation through a building.
01 July 2015, 11:15 AM ET
The reason that teen gives for using marijuana may be related to their likelihood of using other drugs too.
01 July 2015, 09:27 AM ET
Conservatives may have more self-control than liberals because they are strong believers in free will. People who support free will believe they are responsible for their outcomes and so believe they can control their behavior.
01 July 2015, 05:43 AM ET
The discovery of helium leaking from the Earth from oil wells along a fault in Southern California reveals that the Newport-Inglewood fault is deeper and more complicated than previously believed.
01 July 2015, 05:10 AM ET
Preeclampsia is a serious complication that can develop during pregnancy. It is characterized by high blood pressure and high levels of protein in urine.
30 June 2015, 11:50 PM ET
Waking up at night is normal, and it may not effect the quality of your sleep.
30 June 2015, 11:14 PM ET
Euler's Identity is a remarkable equation that comprises the five most important mathematical constants.
30 June 2015, 10:17 PM ET
Potassium is a highly reactive metal that explodes when it comes in contact with water. But it is also an essential nutrient.
30 June 2015, 06:27 PM ET
A new analysis of music from diverse cultures around the globe reveals that all music shares certain universal features, such as having a simple beat. And these characteristics tend to be those that bring people together, the researchers said.
30 June 2015, 03:49 PM ET
A bright object lit up the skies at 1:29 EST on June 29th, 2015 across multiple southeastern states.
30 June 2015, 03:27 PM ET
When women ovulate, their faces get just slightly redder, a new study finds.
30 June 2015, 02:48 PM ET
A dark, moonless sky is awash in light radiating from an aurora over Antarctica in a new image released by NASA.
30 June 2015, 02:10 PM ET
The Black Death — the dreaded plague that killed millions of people during the Middle Ages — only reached pandemic status after the bacteria that cause it acquired two pivotal mutations, a new study finds.
30 June 2015, 01:02 PM ET
Deep beneath the surface of the Earth, in a dank and dismal cave, lives Hades, the invertebrate king of hell.
30 June 2015, 11:56 AM ET
Technology can serve to boost empathy or damage it, and the effects on society can be profound.
30 June 2015, 11:41 AM ET
Prologue to the novel (R)EVOLUTION by P.J. Manney.
30 June 2015, 08:55 AM ET
Is lethal injection a humane way to execute someone? As drug companies ban the sale of their products to prisons, painless execution becomes harder to guarantee.
30 June 2015, 07:14 AM ET
The U.S. military is reportedly developing a hypersonic jet plane that could soar at up to five times the speed of sound — faster than a bullet, which generally travels at Mach 2, or twice the speed of sound.
29 June 2015, 08:08 PM ET
Nearly one in three adults in the U.S. owns at least one gun, according to a new study.
29 June 2015, 07:30 PM ET
More people in Florida get "ciguatera poisoning" every year than previously thought, a new study finds.
29 June 2015, 06:52 PM ET
Sugary drinks cause 184,000 deaths worldwide annually, including 25,000 deaths in the United States, according to a new study.
29 June 2015, 06:29 PM ET
North Carolina's recent bevy of shark attacks are the result of many diverse factors, according to experts.
29 June 2015, 05:17 PM ET
States can still use the sedative drug midazolam in lethal injections, according to today's Supreme Court decision, but how exactly does the drug work, and why do some say that it's unreliable?
29 June 2015, 04:44 PM ET
A majority of younger millennials reported that they were "constantly" checking their phone.
29 June 2015, 04:41 PM ET
Women who have experienced a traumatic event may be at increased risk of heart disease even years later, a new study finds.
29 June 2015, 03:56 PM ET
The Cambrian explosion, when simple life forms rapidly evolved to more complex creatures, produced some beautiful, bizarre, and mysterious animals
29 June 2015, 03:00 PM ET
A walk in the woods really can clear your head, a new study finds.
29 June 2015, 03:00 PM ET
A spiky, wormlike creature with 30 legs — 18 clawed rear legs and 12 featherlike front legs that likely helped it filter food from the water — once lived in the ancient oceans of the early Cambrian period, about 518 million years ago, a new study finds.
29 June 2015, 02:17 PM ET
Some of the most ferocious jaws in the animal kingdom belong to a creature that's rather small and quite misunderstood.
29 June 2015, 02:15 PM ET
The court ruled that the EPA did not properly account for the costs of reducing toxic emissions.