- Remains of 4 early colonial leaders discovered at Jamestown Updated: Jul-28-15 5:16 pm
WASHINGTON - Archaeologists have uncovered human remains of four of the earliest leaders of the English colony that would become America, buried for more than 400 years near the altar of what was America's first Protestant church in Jamestown, Virginia.
- Smithsonian launching effort to capture diversity of plants Updated: Jul-09-15 4:19 am
WASHINGTON - Scientists at the Smithsonian Institution are launching a new initiative with the U.S. Botanic Garden and National Arboretum to capture the genomic diversity of the world's living plants.
- New black coral species found, longest-living sea creature Updated: Jul-01-15 9:02 am
HONOLULU - A news species of deep-water black coral has been found in the Hawaiian Islands and scientists believe it is the longest-lived marine organism known to date.