Thanks to campaigning by one young boy, more people in England may see their lives saved due to organ transplants. Max and Keira’s law, which went into effect on May 20, changes England’s organ donor system. Now, instead of having to opt-in and sign up with the NHS Organ Donor Register, adults will all be considered organ donors unless they opt out of the system.
Photographer Mack Murdoc is always up for a challenge.
In 1898, marine biologist Carl Chun led a German expedition on the SS Valdivia to explore the deep sea.
Backyard astrophotographer Andrew McCarthy is known for his spectacular photographs of the moon, but this time he aimed his lens at a different celestial body. Using all of his skill and experience, McCarthy has managed to capture some incredible views of the Sun.
In an incredible show of teamwork, several organizations have collaborated to create a view of Jupiter like no other.
Another supermoon is making its appearance in the skies.
Reports of wildlife returning to areas they haven’t frequented in decades and viral videos of animals flooding once busy thoroughfares have been nonstop in the past few weeks. It seems we have begun to realize that life really does find a way to survive. Scientists like David Barclay, Michelle Fournet, and Nathan Merchant are all taking this opportunity to investigate the impact that lowered human traffic is having on whales and other marine life.
March Madness might not have taken place this year, but there’s another bracket-style tournament that deserves some attention.
Birds-of-paradise are striking animals known for their elaborate plumage, used by males to attract mates.
Backyard astrophotographer Andrew McCarthy is always pushing his work to new heights and his latest photo, titled All Terminator, is no exception. This high-definition image of the moon is like no other, so it should come as no surprise that McCarthy devoted weeks to its creation. Thanks to his dedication, every nook and crater is highlighted in this spectacular view of the moon and its lunar surface. So how did it all come together?
Since 2006, the University of Arizona’s HiRISE (High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment) has been exploring the surface of Mars.
YouTuber Atomic Shrimp recently decided to start his own window sill pond ecosystem and the results are both fascinating and...