World’s Oceans Are Losing Oxygen Rapidly, Study Finds World’s Oceans Are Losing Oxygen Rapidly, Study Finds

A new report found that oxygen levels in the world’s oceans declined by 2 percent over 50 years, threatening marine life around the planet.

December 7, 2019, 10:00
The Interstellar Comet Has Arrived in Time for the Holidays The Interstellar Comet Has Arrived in Time for the Holidays

This weekend an ice cube from beyond our solar system will makes its closest approach to the sun, trailing mystery and dust.

December 7, 2019, 12:29
Can Biology Class Reduce Racism? Can Biology Class Reduce Racism?

When it comes to race, “It’s always like ‘O.K., but now we’re going to start the lesson on peas,’’’ a biology teacher said. A study will test a new approach.

December 7, 2019, 13:52
When a DNA Test Says You’re a Younger Man, Who Lives 5,000 Miles Away When a DNA Test Says You’re a Younger Man, Who Lives 5,000 Miles Away

After a bone marrow transplant, a man with leukemia found that his donor’s DNA traveled to unexpected parts of his body. A crime lab is now studying the case.

December 7, 2019, 11:00
Help! I am Allergic to Apples and Was Kicked Off a Plane Help! I am Allergic to Apples and Was Kicked Off a Plane

In this week’s Tripped Up column, Sarah Firshein investigates the rights that airplane passengers with allergies have when flying. (Not as many as they should.)

December 7, 2019, 11:00
'Friends' and 'Norma Rae' Actor Ron Leibman Dead at 82 of Pneumonia 'Friends' and 'Norma Rae' Actor Ron Leibman Dead at 82 of Pneumonia

Ron Liebman, the award-winning actor who starred in 'Norma Rae,' has died in New York City ... according to his family. Ron passed away from pneumonia on Friday in his hometown after a long and illustrious career on stage, film and TV. He costarred…

December 7, 2019, 15:49
Ex-'Bachelor' Chris Soules Surfaces in Hollywood, 1st Time Since Crash Ex-'Bachelor' Chris Soules Surfaces in Hollywood, 1st Time Since Crash

Chris Soules seems ready to put his recent past behind him ... showing face in Hollywood for the first time since he was busted for fleeing the scene of a fatal crash. The former 'Bachelor' was out Friday night at KIIS FM's iHeartRadio Jingle Ball…

December 7, 2019, 21:07
'Sesame Street' Puppeteer Caroll Spinney Dead at 85 'Sesame Street' Puppeteer Caroll Spinney Dead at 85

Caroll Spinney -- the guy who manned Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on "Sesame Street" for nearly half a century -- has died. Spinney passed away Sunday at his Connecticut home after living with Dystonia for a while, according to Sesame Workshop ...…

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As Water Runs Low, Can Life in the Outback Go On? As Water Runs Low, Can Life in the Outback Go On?

In Australia’s vast interior, rivers and lakes are disappearing. “We’re starting to glimpse what the future is going to be like,” one scientist said.

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'Benson' & 'Star Trek' Actor Rene Auberjonois Dead at 79 'Benson' & 'Star Trek' Actor Rene Auberjonois Dead at 79

Rene Auberjonois -- who starred in "Benson," "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" and several other hit shows over the decades -- has died. The veteran TV, movie and voice actor passed away Sunday at his L.A.-based home after a battle with metastatic lung…

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