'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 ...…

December 8, 2019, 19:42
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.

December 8, 2019, 23:52
'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…

December 9, 2019, 0:02
Jeff Ross Welcomes Tiffany Haddish (& Other Black Stars) to Judaism Jeff Ross Welcomes Tiffany Haddish (& Other Black Stars) to Judaism

Jeff Ross is welcoming Tiffany Haddish to the Jewish faith with open arms -- and he's also inviting anyone else of color to get on-board and enjoy the perks of Tribe membership. The comic gave us his two cents Saturday outside of his Roastmaster's…

December 8, 2019, 21:07
How an Icy Moon of Saturn Got Its Stripes How an Icy Moon of Saturn Got Its Stripes

Scientists have developed an explanation for one of the most striking features of Enceladus, an ocean world that has the right ingredients for life.

December 9, 2019, 18:25
Seawater Is Filled With a Sugary Feast. Here’s How Sponges Eat It. Seawater Is Filled With a Sugary Feast. Here’s How Sponges Eat It.

The new research helps explain how sponges, and coral reef ecosystems, survive with limited nutrients.

December 9, 2019, 18:41
Justin Hartley's Wife Chrishell Thinks Money Grab Triggered Divorce Justin Hartley's Wife Chrishell Thinks Money Grab Triggered Divorce

Justin Hartley's estranged wife thinks the almighty dollar destroyed her marriage. Sources connected with Chrishell Stause tell TMZ, the "Selling Sunset" star is privately calling BS on the date of separation Justin listed in his divorce filing.…

December 10, 2019, 9:50
Is Earth Getting Bigger Over Time? Is Earth Getting Bigger Over Time?

The planet is a magnet for stuff: space dust, dead leaves, old refrigerators. Is all that mass adding up?

December 10, 2019, 11:00
Interior Official Broke Ethics Rules, Government Watchdog Concludes Interior Official Broke Ethics Rules, Government Watchdog Concludes

A senior Interior Department official broke ethics rules when he met with his former employer to discuss Interior business, the inspector general said.

December 10, 2019, 20:36
Climate Change Is Ravaging the Arctic, Report Finds Climate Change Is Ravaging the Arctic, Report Finds

It was another very warm year in the region, leading to low winter sea ice and growing concerns over sea level rise.

December 10, 2019, 20:22