EARTH: Oil and water help US win World War II

Alexandria, VA — The U.S. had two key strategic advantages over the Axis in World War II: oil and water. Although other factors played major roles in the U.S. and its allies winning the war, these two natural resources played a much larger role th…

Plague researchers race to beat bioterrorists

Saranac Lake, N.Y. — Given the many pressing concerns of the day, fear of plague probably isn’t what causes most Americans to lose sleep. But for those whose responsibility it is to combat bioterrorism, plague is among the highest priorities. Th…

Get more stuff like this
in your inbox

From anti-aging to the search for alien life, we promise to never bore.