This is the ancient animal your cat evolved from

It's still around, by the way.

An extremely, ridiculously early look at 'Star Wars: Episode IX'

From the state of the script to the start date for filming, here's what we know about the next chapter in the 'Star Wars' franchise.

Easy butternut risotto

Seasonal squash gives this classic Italian side dish a boost.

A Princeton motorcycle crash study yields an out-of-this-world discovery

New research shows an uptick in fatal crashes on nights when there's a full moon.

Tahini red pear muffins

Sesame, cinnamon and red pear blend in harmony in this delicious and unique muffin.

Everything we know about 'The Last of Us Part II' video game

A sequel to the 2013 hit horror-thriller is on the horizon. Here are all the rumors and hints we've discovered about one of gaming's most anticipated sequels.

7 ways to eat more leafy greens

It's a new year. Is it also time for a new diet? Here's how to get green with your food, and still enjoy it.

Harvard scientist reveals a plan to listen for aliens Wednesday afternoon

After discovering a mysterious object hurtling through space, the world's largest telescope is tuning in at 3 p.m. EST. And the world will be listening.

The most beautiful Christmas trees are living underwater

See the strange animal that looks an awful lot like holiday decor.

World's largest yoga mat artwork is now a gallery exhibit

1,500 yoga mats, 15,000 square feet, one very big installation.

Geoffrey Rush nominated for best actor for role as Einstein

Golden Globes honor Australian actor's performance in National Geographic's 'Genius' series.

Pumpkin oatmeal

Because it's still pumpkin-in-everything season for many of you, and definitely for us.

How a company is turning wildlife destroyers into comfy marine homes

An Israeli startup figured out how to make concrete structures that are good for the environment.

A pixel perfect night for gamers at the 2017 Game Awards

Fourth annual celebration honoring the best in video games also featured some tantalizing previews of titles coming next year.

Carrot potato pancakes

Crispy, fried potato carrot fritters, also known as latkes or pancakes, are just the dish for warm family dinners on long, cold nights.