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One hundred fifty years ago, scientists observed in light from the sun the first evidence of the inert gas.

Inside Science Staff

Drought killed off inedible plants in Kruger National Park, making room for other plants that animals like to eat.

Nala Rogers, Contributor

Researchers found that adding a full twist made it possible to break spaghetti in half.

Charles Q. Choi, Contributor

New theoretical models help urban planners understand how residents think about clean air.

Jennifer Leman, Contributor

Populations with a variety of genes can help a species adapt to threats like diseases and climate change.

Brian Owens, Contributor

Blowflies serve as natural sampling instruments to learn what is pooping and dying in an area.

Nala Rogers, Staff Writer

A new analysis reveals links between more than 5,000 natural disasters and 1,000 armed conflicts in China’s history.

Yuen Yiu, Staff Writer

Growing families would benefit from a robust network of support following a baby's birth, researchers say.

Tracy Staedter, Contributor

Online extremist groups emerge like curdling milk, a dynamic that may also describe how the recently disclosed fake Facebook accounts attract followers.

Marcus Woo, Contributor