Science

Ants, Space, and Your Classroom?

At first glance, it might seem like an odd grouping: ants, space, and high school students. But Stanford University biologist Deborah M.

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Excuse Me, Have You Seen A Shark?

Effective management of sharks starts with an understanding of their population status, which will ultimately instruct their future conservation .

Prehistoric Cave Art Discovered in the Tropics

Archaeologists have recently determined that a series of stencils and paintings in prehistoric caves on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi are some of the oldest in the world, dating back nearly 40,