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A new study looks into the history of stone tools used by wild macaques in coastal Thailand.

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Just like early exposure to any other language, early exposure to sign language will support learning language later, whether it’s sign or spoken

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We also explain why Fido stinks even after he’s had a bath — why do wet dogs stink?

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In this Reactions video, we give you some chemistry-backed tips — one of which involves cats — to boost your productivity and stay awake without caffeine.

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we decided to take a closer look at what happens chemically in your brain and body right before you die.

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The Cretaceous Period featured neither bees nor butterflies. So were ancient plants pollinated? It turns out flies did all the work.

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Check out Jeff Potter’s book, Cooking for Geeks for more interesting kitchen hacks, like fixing smelly wine

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If you have ever seen objects “glow” under a black light, you’re familiar with fluorescence.

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Iran’s Musa Bay on the northern end of the Persian Gulf is pictured in this image from the Copernicus Sentinel-2A satellite on 13 January 2017.

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But which is the better choice: milk or dark chocolate?

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An area over West Texas in the USA is pictured in this image from the Sentinel-2A satellite from 13 March 2016.

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The snow-covered Russian city of Saint Petersburg on the Neva Bay is pictured in this image from the Sentinel-2A satellite.

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Look up! What will you see during the month of February 2017?

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The evocative shapes of the clouds have led to their memorable names: the Cat’s Paw Nebula and the Lobster Nebula, respectively.

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It’s peak cold and flu season, and mucus is making many of our lives miserable.

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Donald Trump is now the 45th president of the U.S. While much was said about a variety of topics during the presidential campaign, little was said about science.

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The chemistry of the universe is, in a way, in your cup of coffee

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The volcanic landscape of the largest island in the Hawaiian archipelago is pictured in this Sentinel-2A satellite image.

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This zoom sequence takes the viewer from a wide view of the Milky Way deep into a fascinating part of the famous constellation of Orion.

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New images taken with the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) in Chile have revealed otherwise invisible details of our Sun

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What would it be like to actually land on Pluto?

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This close-up video sequence gives a detailed look at a new image of the Orion A molecular cloud from the VISTA infrared survey telescope at ESO’s Paranal Observatory in northern Chile.

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ESA’s Huygens probe made its descent to the surface of Saturn’s hazy moon, Titan.

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The northern reaches of North America are getting greener, according to a NASA study that provides the most detailed look yet at plant life across Alaska and Canada.

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