JULIANNE CHIAET is an editor at Healthcasts and a freelance science journalist for The Guardian Labs and Healthcasts.
They may not be as well known as humpback whales, but humpback dolphins nonetheless have their fans.
After local fishermen in Indonesia’s Karimunjawa National Park unintentionally caught a four-meter-long, juvenile whale shark they became quite concerned.
The Chelyabinsk meteor entered the atmosphere over Russia on February 15, 2013. It exploded with a half a megaton of energy, generating a shock wave that blew down walls and injured over 1,000 people.
As carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere creep upward, researchers looking to forecast climate change face a problem—we are now in unexplored territory.
The short answer: yes, but you have to be strategic about it
Researchers recently identified a novel signaling pathway essential for angiogenesis.