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Is Roadkill Safer Than Chicken McNuggets?

Is Roadkill Safer Than Chicken McNuggets?

David Moye  11. 2.2013
This month, Montana will enact a new ”roadkill law” that allows drivers who accidentally kill big game to harvest the meat within 24...
Fossil Find Revives Ancient Sea Monster Debate

Fossil Find Revives Ancient Sea Monster Debate

Stephanie Pappas  11. 1.2013
DENVER — Did a giant kraken troll the Triassic seas, crushing ichthyosaurs and arranging their bones into pleasing patterns? It sounds...
10 Scientists Who Risked Their Lives For Their Research

10 Scientists Who Risked Their Lives For Their Research

David Freeman  10.31.2013
What risks would you take in the name of science? Would you keep late hours in the lab, and risk alienating your loved ones? Would you...
Meet The 'Real-Life' Dracula

Meet The 'Real-Life' Dracula

Mark Lallanilla  10.31.2013
Few names have cast more terror into the human heart than Dracula. The legendary vampire, created by author Bram Stoker for his 1897 novel...
Nessie Sighting Far From Mythical Home

Nessie Sighting Far From Mythical Home

David Moye  10.30.2013
The eyes of the world turned to Magnetic Island, Australia because of reports of a strange object in the seas that some suggest is the...
Dark Matter Detector Gives First Results

Dark Matter Detector Gives First Results

10.30.2013
LEAD, S.D. -- LEAD, S.D. (AP) — Nearly a mile underground in an abandoned gold mine, one of the most important quests in physics has...
WATCH: Tiny Vampire Sticks It To Victim's Skin

WATCH: Tiny Vampire Sticks It To Victim's Skin

Tia Ghose  10.30.2013
A tick sucking blood from a victim has been caught in action on video, in all its gory glory. The new tick-sucking video, described today...
Secrets Of Giant Fish Revealed In Freaky Dissections

Secrets Of Giant Fish Revealed In Freaky Dissections

Megan Gannon  10.30.2013
Researchers have dissected the two deep-sea oarfish that washed ashore in southern California this month. So far, they found that one was...
LOOK: Ghostly 'Boomerang' Is Universe's Coldest Place, Astronomers Say

LOOK: Ghostly 'Boomerang' Is Universe's Coldest Place, Astronomers Say

Elizabeth Howell  10.30.2013
A ghostly nebula shining about 5,000 light-years from Earth is also the coldest known object in the universe. The dead star creating...
Have Scientists Found Source Of Mysterious Hum?

Have Scientists Found Source Of Mysterious Hum?

Meredith Bennett-Smith  10.29.2013
It's been blamed on everything from high-pressure gas lines to low-frequency earth tremors to submarine communications, but so far researchers...
Science Has Finally Figured Out Why Kettles Whistle

Science Has Finally Figured Out Why Kettles Whistle

Ryan Grenoble  10.27.2013
Forget what the fox says. Until recently, the bigger mystery was why the kettle whistles. The high-pitched note emitted by hot kettles...
SOLVED: Mystery Of Weird Radar 'Blob'

SOLVED: Mystery Of Weird Radar 'Blob'

Jeanna Bryner  10.25.2013
On June 4, meteorologists in Huntsville, Ala., noticed a "blob" on their radar screen that looked like a strong thunderstorm, despite the...
WATCH: Scorpion, Mouse Fight To The Death

WATCH: Scorpion, Mouse Fight To The Death

Lizzie Wade  10.25.2013
Who would win in a fight: a bark scorpion or a grasshopper mouse? It seems like an easy call. The bark scorpion (Centruroides sculpturatus)...
Charlatan Sentenced For Ghastly Botched Butt Injections

Charlatan Sentenced For Ghastly Botched Butt Injections

David Moye  10.24.2013
An unlicensed doctor who specialized in cut-rate butt injections by allegedly using Fix-A-Flat and cement to shape derrieres will spend...