Two new NASA missions – VERITAS and DAVINCI+ – are headed to Venus. The missions will use radar and a probe to learn about Earth's hard-to-study and potentially prophetic neighbor.
Around the globe, 823,000 child deaths could be prevented annually with appropriate breastfeeding. Formula makers continue to defy a 40-year-old international code on marketing their product.
A scholar of untraceable firearms explains what they are and why President Joe Biden's administration is seeking to restrict their manufacture and use.
The start of one new public health crisis didn't mean the end of another.
The G-7 nations, which include the US and UK, form the foundation of the modern global economy.
Local institutions and community bonds forged during the turmoil of the 1970s and 1980s helped a vulnerable neighborhood walloped by the pandemic endure.
President Biden wants more funding for Tribal Colleges and Universities. An Indigenous scholar and professor of education explains why that's critical for these schools to survive and thrive.
An unwritten rule in Israeli politics kept Arab political parties out of ruling government coalitions -- until the latest election.
According to a veterinarian, the behavior some people call 'kneading the dough' or 'making biscuits' is a clue your cat feels comfortable around you.
A PBS documentary has reinitiated conversations about the influence of Billy Graham. Here are three articles that describe the impact and the enduring legacy of the famed preacher.
Athletes no longer need the press to communicate with fans. They can do that directly through social channels – and unless sports reporters do a better job asking questions, they may become obsolete.
Russia is attempting to claim more of the Arctic seabed, an area rich in oil, gas and minerals. It's also expanding shipping and reopening Arctic bases. Here are two things the U.S. can do about it.
Adults in Germany, South Korea and Mexico reported improvements in health, well-being and memory.
If shipping were a country, it would rank between Japan and Germany as the sixth-largest contributor to global carbon dioxide emissions.