Scrap Metal Pots an Unrecognized Source of Lead Poisoning

A file photo of aluminum pots made from scrap metal, in a market in Cameroon, Africa. (Courtesy of Occupational Knowledge International) Aluminum cookware made from scrap metal is widely used throughout the developing world. While the production of this cookware is an important source of income for local artisans—and in some cases has been supported More...

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By admin On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Scientists Find Remnants of ‘Lost Continent’ Lurking Around Mauritius (Video)

Scientists working on the island of Mauritius, located in the Indian Ocean, have found something quite remarkable – remnants of a long-lost continent called Gondwana. Roughly 200 million years ago, the More...

By admin On Monday, January 30th, 2017
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Anthropologists Find 38,000-Year-Old Art in France (Video)

Anthropologists announced the discovery of a 38,000-year-old engraved image in France.  More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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NASA’s Before and After Images Show Dramatic Changes on Earth (Video)

These NASA images show how our planet has changed.  More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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Researchers Identify Previously Unknown Species of Wolf-Sized Otter (Video)

Otters have been roaming the planet for quite some time, and researchers from China, France and the U.S. recently discovered yet another ancient relative of the adorable, hand-holding creatures we know and More...

By admin On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Freeze-Dried Food and 1 Bathroom: 6 Simulate Mars in Dome

In this photo provided by the University of Hawaii, scientists Joshua Ehrlich, from left, Laura Lark, Sam Payler, Brian Ramos, Jay Bevington and Ansley Barnard, pose for a photo before they enter a geodesic dome More...

By admin On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Mars Rover Spots a Potentially Rare Meteorite Made From Iron (Video)

The Curiosity rover may have located a rare meteorite composed of iron and nickel on Mars.  More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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How the Navy Trained Dolphins to Help Save an Endangered Porpoise

Vaquita. (SEMARNAT) For more than half a century, dolphins have been helping the U.S. Navy to find mines or enemies under water. Now, for the first time, they will aid in an attempt to save a fellow marine More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017
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Costs, Benefits of Renewable Energy Hard to Calculate

Solar panels on the roof of a Wal-Mart Supercenter in Baldwin Park, Calif., in 2010. Economists can make renewable energy look like either an economic boon or a disaster, depending on which factors they decide More...

By admin On Monday, January 16th, 2017
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Here’s What Surface of Titan Looks Like (Video)

Here’s an incredible image showing the surface of Titan – Saturn’s moon.  More...