Non-photosynthesizing red plant with several small flower buds

These Plants Don't Photosynthesize; They Eat Other Plants

Parasitic plants absorb the water and nutrients from neighboring vegetation.


1:21Team works on IVF procedure on a rhino.

First In Vitro Embryos Could Save The Northern White Rhino

0:56A Justice store
Mike Mozart / CC by 2.0

Justice Pulls Kids' Makeup From Shelves Following Asbestos Allegations

1:03Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dalí
Library of Congress

Salvador Dalí's Mustache Stunned Forensic Experts

1:26President Trump high-fives his campaign co-chair Sam Clovis
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Trump Taps Former Talk Show Host To Be USDA's Lead Scientist

1:18AMP Robotics' "Clarke" robot can separate recyclables so humans don't have to.
Carton Council

Humans Suck At Recycling; That's Why This Robot Exists

0:43Cecil the lion.
University of Oxford

Cecil The Lion's Son Xanda Met The Same Fate As His Father

1:09A syringe sitting on top of an individual's belongings in Los Angeles

US Cities Are Finding Thousands Of Used Needles Discarded In Public

0:58Dust storm during Kenyan drought
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Humans Could Be Radically Changing Rainfall Patterns Worldwide

0:46The completed ISS

Astronauts And Google Team Up To Let You Explore A Space Station

1:05Pile of tree logs
Tinten Fieber / CC0

How Do You Stop Deforestation? Pay People Not To Cut Down Trees

1:07Several eye floaters in the human eye
Newsy / Drew Lawler

Annoying Eye Floaters Are More Helpful Than You Think

0:58The mascots of Louisiana State, Missouri, Auburn and Clemson (clockwise from top left)
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NCAA Tigers Are Teaming Up To Protect Tigers In The Wild

1:15Part of the Indian Ocean's floor.
Geoscience Australia

The Search For MH370 May Lead To Different Discoveries

1:22Rep. Dana Rohrabacher.
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A Congressman Asked Scientists If Mars Had Ancient Alien Civilizations

0:56A woman holds a dog.
Humane Society International

Over 140 Dogs Were Rescued From A Meat Farm In South Korea

1:01T. rex in computer simulation
University of Manchester

T. Rex Was Probably Much Slower Than You Thought

1:17Power plant pollution

California Climate Proposal Passes In A Rare Bipartisan Effort

1:14An astronaut researches how to develop organophosphate-fighting space crystals
National Institutes of Health

Scientists Want To Fight Some Chemical Weapons With Space Crystals

2:01Dry, desolate Mars and Mars when it had liquid water on its surface

How We Could Make Mars A Livable Planet

0:48A jumping spider sits on top of a plant
Artur Rydzewski / CC BY 2.0

Some Spiders Mimic Ants To Avoid Being Devoured

0:55Corals on the Great Barrier Reef
Toby Hudson / CC by SA-3.0

Reef Fish Make Riskier Choices If They've Been Exposed To Oil

0:55A look from above Pluto.

NASA Is Letting You See What It's Like To Fly Over Pluto

0:59Protesters of the proposed health care bill hold signs.
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The Senate Is Now Going To Vote On A Clean Repeal Of Obamacare


This Cute New Space Drone May Take Over Some Astronaut Duties

1:34A cotton swab used for DNA testing is placed into an envelope
Getty Images / William Thomas Cain

How Much Should You Trust Your DNA Test?

1:26U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron
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Macron Is Hopeful He'll Convince Trump To Rejoin Paris Accord

0:53Biologist releases mosquitoes
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Scientists Want To Release 20 Million Male Mosquitoes Here

1:14A group of horses.
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Congress Is Working To Get Horses From Stables Onto Dinner Tables

1:05A pregnant woman holds her stomach.
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Over $200 Million Cut From Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs

0:54A registered nurse works on a computer at a hospital in Indianapolis
Getty Images / Mike SimonS

9 In 10 Health Care Organizations Might've Faced A Data Breach