These citizen science projects need online volunteers to help identify specimens and transcribe old notes from science centers and museums.
Saturn’s moon Enceladus has a pole covered in stripes. Why are they only found in the South Pole and what does that mean for the potential liquid water ocean under its icy crust?
It’s hard to reduce carbon emissions without knowing how well your efforts are working. Now a new initiative reveals global emissions in near-real time.
When the bureau’s Art Theft Program teamed up with a cultural anthropologist to investigate one man’s private collection, they began a yearslong project to return cultural objects and human remains to their rightful homes.
For over 300 years, socially defined notions of “race” have shaped human lives around the globe—but the category has no biological foundation.