Memories of watching Apollo 11: 'You could hear a pin drop'

NEW YORK (AP) — When Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took their first steps on the moon in 1969, the world was watching. Live TV coverage made hundreds of millions witnesses to histor...

Scientists find new way to kill disease-carrying mosquitoes

NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists say they nearly eliminated disease-carrying mosquitoes on two islands in China using a new technique. But it's not clear whether this will be practical for...

Scientists get peek into how some fish change sex as adults

NEW YORK (AP) — If in the beginning there was male and female, fish seem to have forgotten the memo. For nearly 500 fish species, including the clownfish in "Finding Nemo," the great...

Don't recall Apollo 11? Global festivities have you covered

The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing is coming up. There's no shortage of events and exhibits celebrating the historic feat. Museums, galleries, conce...

NASA plans to send a drone to Saturn's largest moon

NASA says it's sending a drone to explore Saturn's largest moon. The space agency said Thursday Dragonfly will fly from location to location over Titan, exploring future potential la...

Scientists take a peek behind those sad puppy dog eyes

NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists say they've figured out why dogs can make those sad puppy dog eyes at you. It turns out, it's because of us. Thousands of years of living with people encou...

Stressed out? Your dog may feel it too, study suggests

NEW YORK (AP) — When dog owners go through a stressful period, they're not alone in feeling the pressure — their dogs feel it too, a new study suggests. Dog owners experiencing long ...

Scientists crack secret of fish's deadly, transparent teeth

NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists have discovered what makes a dragonfish's teeth transparent -- and this may help the deep-sea fish catch their food. The dragonfish is a small predator wit...