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Revising Historical Views
The find pushes the oldest direct evidence for fossils of fungus back more than 500 million years.
Busy and Dangerous Season Ahead
Here's what to expect for the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season and how to get prepared.
Scary First Occasion
Marine scientists aren't sure how or why the nearly 10-foot-long shark wandered into the Long Island Sound.
[Full Story: Did a Great White Shark Really Enter Long Island Sound?]
Expensive, Rare Fossils
The bones of this extinct, flightless bird were assembled early in the 19th century.
[Full Story: Rare Dodo Skeleton May Fetch Over $700K at Auction]
Excuse Me, What Lives In My Face?
Meet the ubiquitous "face mites" that live in your pores, eat your grease and have sex on your face while you sleep.
Cosmic Changes Cause Theorized
Jupiter's magnetic field has changed since the 1970s, and now physicists think they know why it's happening.
Geologic History of the Kingdoms
The breathtaking fictional landscapes of "Game of Thrones" had a tumultuous past that involved volcanic eruptions, mountain-building and entire continents splitting apart, scientists say.
Local Lore Meets Archaeology
The carved "jars of the dead" are scattered across miles of the rugged, tiger-haunted Xiangkhouang province.
Strange Genetic Connections
More than two decades after researchers discovered the 3,800-year-old remains of "Jomon woman" in Hokkaido, Japan, they've finally deciphered her genetic secrets.
There's a binary star system out there in the Milky Way, and it's followed a very simple pattern since the 1890s. Now, it's breaking its old habits.