Science

James Cameron to Release New Star-Studded Global Warming Doc

by Amanda Just

James Cameron and an all-star cast shed more light on global warming with his new documentary, “Years of Living Dangerously.”

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Dogs Sense Emotions of Other Dogs Based on Tail Wag

by Lindsey Little

In a study in the journal Current Biology, a team of Italian researchers found that dogs understand how other dogs feel based on how they wag their tails.

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Researchers Discover New Species of Humpback Dolphin

by Lindsey Little

A team of researchers has identified a new species of humpback dolphin off the coast of northern Australia.

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WATCH: Strangled Seal Freed From Fishing Gear

by Jennifer Mishler

The IFAW’s Marine Mammal Rescue & Research team frees a seal caught in fishing gear in Cape Cod.

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Orionid Meteor Shower Peaks Amid Bright Moon

by Lindsey Little

The peak of the Orionid meteor shower occurred this morning. The bright moon obscured many of the meteors, though some were still visible.

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Natalie Portman Teams Up with Marvel to Mentor Girls in Science

by Amanda Just

Natalie Portman encourages high school girls interested in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) to participate in the “Ultimate Mentor Adventure.”

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Mysterious Abominable Snowman Is a Hybrid Bear

by Lindsey Little

Professor Bryan Sykes sequenced DNA to prove the existence of the Abominable Snowman, or yeti. The elusive creature is actually a hybrid species of bear.

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