Science

History

Thomas Edison Auction

Thomas Edison's lab door key, lightbulbs up for auctioning in N.J.

Science

Food Allergies

Science panel urges rewrite of food allergy warning labels

Weather

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New U.S. weather satellite expected to revolutionize forecasting

Science

Supermoon Philadelphia

Supermoon, brightest in almost 69 years, lights up sky above Philly and around globe

Science

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Kerry says he'll continue with anti-global warming efforts

Science

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Wondering how to spot a liar? Hint: It's all in your head

Science

China Climate Change

China announces plan to curb carbon emissions

Food Science

canning

Infrequently Asked Questions: How does canning work?

Science

Low Snowpack

Study blames low 2015 Western snowpack on high temperatures

Innovation

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Pennovation Center poised to rewire science, spirit of entrepreneurship

Catapaulting

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Teams gather in South Jersey to launch pumpkins with medieval machines

Events

Google self-driving car

Franklin Institute to host 'Gaming and Robotics Weekend'

Science

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Experts hope bacteria can beat Zika

Science

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People call 'BS' over 'garbage' Bermuda Triangle theory

Paralysis

Robotic Touch

Paralyzed Pa. man feels touch through mind-controlled robot hand

Science

Cosmic Crash

Did a cosmic crash heat up Earth 56 million years ago?

Infrequently Asked Questions

Infrequently Asked Questions: Bed Bugs

Infrequently Asked Questions: Why have bed bugs seen such a resurgence?

Animals

Beardog Discovery

'Beardog' discovery offers clues to how canines evolved

Science

Pearl Harbor Artifacts

Display of rare items marks 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor

Studies

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CHOP researchers identify gene linked to childhood ear infections

Science

India United Nations Climate Agreement

India ratifies Paris climate change agreement

Science

Pancreas Device-FDA

FDA approves 'artificial pancreas' to manage diabetes

Science

Northern Lights

Infrequently Asked Questions: Why can't we see the Northern Lights outside of the poles?

Genetics

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Baby born with DNA from 3 people, first from new technique

Science

Earth

Study: Earth's roughly warmest in about 100,000 years

Science

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Jupiter moon may have water plumes that shoot up 125 miles

Science

Baby Lobsters Warming Oceans

Warmer waters might prevent baby lobsters from surviving

Science

Humanitys DNA

Human DNA tied mostly to single exodus from Africa long ago

Science

Buzz Aldrin

New Jersey school to be renamed for alum Buzz Aldrin

Education

Buzz Aldrin School

New Jersey school renamed for alum Buzz Aldrin

Marijuana

Marijuana Pesticides

Washington state to increase testing pot for pesticides

Running

Running Lab

University research lab helping runners one step at a time

Science

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Russian Arctic station besieged by polar bears gets supplies

Events

Ben Franklin statue in the Franklin Institute

Franklin Institute to host its first rooftop happy hour and movie event

Science

Fireflies

Infrequently Asked Questions: How do fireflies light up?

Science

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Putting the latest technology to the test at Virtual Reality Los Angeles

NASA

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IMAGES: Views from the Apollo missions you haven't seen

Lifestyle

Ruler

Infrequently Asked Questions: Why do we still use the U.S. Customary System?

Events

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All are invited to 'The Franklin Institute of Witchcraft and Wizardry'

Books

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Book Review: Science writer Ed Yong puts microbes in the spotlight

The Arts

Circus Town Art

Puppets, physics and circus arts combine in new Philly-developed children's show

Science

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Study: Philly air pollution above standard kills 126 people every year

Events

Tarantula

Academy of Natural Sciences to host Bug Fest

Science

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Personalized 'DNA diets': Science promising, but not yet effective

Lifestyle

Wisdom Teeth

Infrequently Asked Questions: Why do we have wisdom teeth?

Business

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Thomson Reuters to sell Philly IP & Science division for $3.55 billion

Events

Ben Franklin statue in the Franklin Institute

Go on a treasure hunt at The Franklin Institute