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Astronomer Caroline Herschel was born 265 years ago this week, on March 16, 1750. She was the first woman to receive a salary for astronomical research.
This month, North America will be under the skies of a full lunar eclipse on October 8 and a partial solar eclipse on October 23.
Late Friday night, Earth will sail through debris left by the comet 209P/LINEAR. Scientists are calling the shower the Camelopardalids.
The annual Perseid meteor shower, produced by remnants of the Swift-Tuttle comet, is back.
Want to see a ring of fire? We’ll tell you how to see Sunday’s solar eclipse.
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Exercise scientists Tamara Hew-Butler and Greg Whyte talk about how the body cha...
Can regular mental exercise help slow down the progress of dementia?
Can exercise help keep aging brains healthy?
New York Times science writer William Broad’s book investigates popular health c...
Could popping a pill turn a couch potato into a long-distance runner?