Novelist seeks to document how art is created, enjoyed and even the nature of creativity itself.
Evidence discovered under a Nepalese pilgrimage site — including original timber structures and mineralized tree roots — supports a 6th...
In Paul Salopek's first year of his trek across the globe, the reporter walked alongside his camels for days in Ethiopia without seeing glass or bricks or any other signs of modern humanity, ate a hamburger on a U.S. military base and was shadowed by minders in the Saudi desert. He has only 20,000 miles (32,000 kilometers) to go.
condor cams catch rare birds in the wildFor years, it’s been a rare experience to see an endangered California condor...
pheromone limits male mouse arousalTears of sexually immature female mice inhibit the mating behavior of male mice, a Japanese research...
ISON is due to make a splashy flyby of Earth on Nov. 28, but past disappointments calm astronomers’ expectations.
orangutans are good plannersAfter several years tracking orangutans in the Sumatran swamplands, researchers made some surprising discoveries, they report in...
King Richard III may have suffered from a parasite as nasty as his reputation. The remains of the medieval monarch...
Researchers have solved part of the mystery behind why wolves howl and whether it’s an involuntary response.