David Speegle lived with his two successive spouses – Winifred Crawford and Nancy Garren – in 19th century Alabama. Between his two wives, Speegle had about 30 children and over 100 grandchildren....
A new study out of Harvard says left-handed people are more likely to work in manual labor and make less money than their right-handed peers.
James Watson, one of the scientists credited with discovering the structure of DNA, recently made history when he became the first-ever living Nobel laureate to put his prize medal up for auction.
You may never actually win a Nobel Prize, but that doesn't mean you can't take one these prestigious awards home with you.
The Antarctic midge is a simple insect: no wings, a slender black body and an adult life span of not much more than a week
Otzi the Iceman, a well-preserved mummy discovered in the Alps, may have had a genetic predisposition to heart disease, new research suggests.
It was the moment that humanity learned we had the awesome power to erase an entire species off the face of the Earth in the scientific equivalent of a blink of an eye: The passenger pigeon went...
While scientists believe the universe began with a Big Bang, most Americans put a big question mark on the concept, an Associated Press-GfK poll found.