Dogs are being trained to sniff out COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus. So far, dogs seem to be quite good at detecting the illness, but it’s not clear yet how useful these skills will be.

67 million years ago, two well known dinosaurs, Triceratops and Tyrannosaurus rex, were discovered in a well preserved fossil buried together side by side in a single grave. Archeologists may now know how it happened.

Most teenagers are still trying to find their passion and purpose in life. However, not Gitanjali Rao. The 15-year-old sophomore at STEM School Highlands Ranch in Douglas County, Colorado, has been coming up with innovative solutions to world wide problems since she was ten. It is, therefore, not surprising that the youngster was selected from 5,000 equally impressive nominees ages 8 to 16 for TIME Magazines first-ever "Kid of the Year."

Scientists at MIT have developed a method using artificial intelligence (AI) to know if someone has Covid-19 by listening to their cough, even if they don't have symptoms.

Scientists scrambling to find a cure forCOVID-19 may have some help from 14-year-old Anika Chebrolu. She was named the winner of the 3M Young Scientist Challenge for her research that could lead to a cure for the coronavirus.

Researchers have unearthed fossils of an estimated 2,468 dinosaur species that roamed the Earth millions of year ago. However, few can compare to the discovery of Oculudentavis Khaungraae, the smallest dinosaur ever known to live on the planet.

Stella is a very smart dog that has learned to use a special soundboard to talk to other humans.

The toughest animals in the universe, called tardigrades, may already be living on the moon! They were secretly taken to the Moon in Israel’s Beresheet lander during an accidental crashed landing.

Does your pet really understand when you say things like Beg, Sit, or Stay? Scientists did some tests to see how much they really understand. They really do understand you.

Over a million LEGO pieces were used to build an authentic looking Bugattio Chiron Replica that actually drives!

A new discovery of a 14,000 year-old piece of burnt bread shows that our ancient wandering ancestors knew how to harvest grain and bake bread.

Greenland sharks have been spotted that are 500 years old. The secret is cold water and a slow metabolism.

These unusual looking special glasses can help prevent motion sickness by using moving fluids in the glasses to let your brain know you are moving.

Researchers discovered ants (Colobopsis explodens) that actually explode to sacrifice themselves to save their colonies from predators.

Bazz is a dog beekeeper that was trained to sniff out infected bee hives so they can quarantine them and protect other bees. He even has a special dog beekeeper suit to stop bee stings.

Sushi Chef Yujia Hu makes amazing food you can eat that looks just like different types of sneakers which he calls “Shoe-shi.”

A Columbus artist created what people are calling the "Ultimate Selfie Experience." Visitors step inside a special photo booth to create giant 3D selfies of themselves.

This $40M indoor 49,000 sq ft exhibit includes very detailed scale models of famous structures, cities and landscapes, such as the Eiffel Tower, pyramids of Egypt, Time Square, and Niagara Falls. It even has mini self-driving cars.

A new dinosaur has been found that is the largest on record. Named Patagotitan mayorum, this giant is over 122 ft (37m) and weighs more than 12 elephants!

Just like in Star Trek, scientists successfully teleported an object from the Earth's surface to an orbiting satellite for the first time ever using quantum physics. Teleportation will one day become a reality.

A 10-year boy’s accidental discovery in the Las Cruces desert led a New Mexico State University professor to a rare, mostly intact 1.2 million year-old stegomastodon skull.

Smart glasses have liquid lenses that automatically adjust their focus. This removes the need for reading and distance glasses, or to keep getting new prescriptions each year.

A group of high school students created 3.7 grams of an active ingredient used in the medicine Daraprim, which would sell in the United States for between $US35,000 and $US110,000. They reduced the cost to only $20 making it affordable to those who need it.

Adding just a small amount of dried seaweed to a cow's diet can reduce the amount of methane a cow produces by up to 99 per cent.

Called Proxima b and located 4 light years from our sun, scientists believe it may be an "ocean planet" similar to Earth and could also have life on it.

The Netherlands launched a new type of water drone that is capable of automatically patrolling the city’s port and cleaning up waste when it sees it.

Sadly, Lazarus spent his entire life in a barn and never had a haircut in over 6 years. He we rescued and lost 35 pounds worth of fur after his first haircut.

In New Zealand Domino's pizza now delivers pizza using flying drones which should provide very fast delivery almost anywhere.

800,000 people all got together to help the earth by planting 50 million trees. They also set a world recording doing it.

China now has a bus that can ride on top of cars to ease their traffic troubles. Will this solve their problems?

Traditional pedestrian crosswalks are sometimes not seen by cars. This 3D version of them makes them safer.

Supported by Stephen Hawkings, a $100M research project to develop computer chip-sized "starships" will eventually send probes powered by light to our nearest star system, Alpha Centauri.

Downloadable, printable clothing may be coming to a closet near you with 3-D printing.

Researchers in Japan have found a way to create holograms that can be touched and interacted with as if they were real.

Marine biologists just discovered glowing (biofluorescence) sea turtles.

The Assist Suit AWN-03 by Panasonic will be available soon and can turn you into a real Iron Man!

IBM created the worlds fastest and smallest computer chip. It has 4 times the capacity of previous versions and is only 7 nanometers wide, which is close to the width of a single DNA strand!

Vending machines that deliver free books are being setup at an airport in Southeast D.C. to get kids reading more in that city. Sounds like a great idea and hope to see more of them.

Lego just announced a new game that will compete with Minecraft called Lego Worlds. It looks very cool.
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