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April 15, 2019
Scientists have captured the first direct image of a supermassive black hole. The cosmic portrait belongs to the black hole at the center of Messier 87, the largest galaxy we know of, about 54 million light-years away. MUST CREDIT: Event Horizon Telescope collaboration et al.
Algorithms gave us black hole picture, she's the scientist who helped create them
April 15, 2019 - 3:55pm
April 11, 2019
Robert DePalma, a paleontologist at the Palm Beach Museum of Natural History and a graduate student at the University of Kansas, works at a fossil site in North Dakota. Special to The Forum
Commentary: Digging into our planet's history
April 11, 2019 - 1:36pm
March 20, 2019
A view across Bennu's southern hemisphere and into space, showing the number and distribution of boulders across the asteroid's surface.
The smallest and farthest worlds ever explored by NASA are really, really weird
March 20, 2019 - 1:20pm
March 4, 2019
Mike Bridavsky and his famous, and now scientifically significant, cat, Lil Bub. Photo: lilbub.com/Mike Bridavsky.
Scientists have finally discovered what makes celebrity cat Lil Bub so 'magical'
March 4, 2019 - 3:39pm
February 25, 2019
Drug syringe and cooked heroin on spoon
Use of meth, heroin, other drugs may be linked to growing rates of syphilis
February 25, 2019 - 10:56am
February 20, 2019
Neptune as seen by Voyager 2 during its flyby in 1989.
Tiny new moon discovered around Neptune
February 20, 2019 - 2:39pm
February 11, 2019
The three components of love are lust, attraction and attachment. File photo
The science behind the sweaty palms and racing heart
February 11, 2019 - 9:40pm
January 4, 2019
Traffic moves through downtown Anchorage, Alaska.  Bloomberg photo by David Ryder
After destructive November quake, Anchorage still faces onslaught of aftershocks
January 4, 2019 - 11:57am
December 7, 2018
A juvenile Hawaiian monk seal was found with a spotted eel in its nose at French Frigate Shoals in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands this past summer.  NOAA Fisheries/Brittany Dolan.
'Make better choices': Endangered Hawaiian monk seals keep getting eels stuck up their noses and scientists want them to stop
December 7, 2018 - 11:51am
December 6, 2018
Buckfast honey bees gather on a beehive in Merango, Ill., on Sept. 10, 2018.   Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
World's first honey bee vaccine seeks to save dying pollinators
December 6, 2018 - 9:46am
October 21, 2018
Student scientists sift through mud and debris from the bottom of Lake Michigan in their search for meteorites.  Johnny Ford, Shedd Aquarium
Teen scientists went looking for meteorites in the Great Lakes. They found another type of alien.
October 21, 2018 - 5:15am
October 13, 2018
A house damaged by Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Florida, on Oct. 11, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Zack Wittman.
Hurricane Michael aftermath: Death toll spikes to at least 15
October 13, 2018 - 8:38am
October 5, 2018
Photo from NOAA Photo Library of a plastic sandwich baggy floating in the water. Fish that feed on various salps, jelly-fish, etc. mistake such trash for food and can ingest this with fatal consequences. 

Location: Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea
Photographer: Ben Mierement, NOAA NOS (ret.)

https://www.photolib.noaa.gov/htmls/reef2129.htm
Plastic waste in the world's oceans could double by 2030
October 5, 2018 - 11:37am
September 25, 2018
A grizzly bear with a cub in Yellowstone National Park. MUST CREDIT: Frank van Manen/USGS.
Court restores federal protections to Yellowstone-area grizzly bears
September 25, 2018 - 10:34am
September 10, 2018
Illustration of ADHD in a thought bubble. Photo from Flickr.com / www.amenclinics.com.  www.amenclinics.com/creative-commons-images/
ADHD numbers are rising, and scientists are trying to understand why
September 10, 2018 - 10:02pm