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When insects such as this Meganeura monyi developed wings roughly 325 million years ago, the insect population exploded, Stanford researchers found. (Image credit: Alexandre Albore, Wikimedia Commons)

Insects took off when they evolved wings

The development of wings not just enabled old insects to leave noticeably the primary animals on Earth to take to the skies, yet in...
NASA to Study Earth's Ionosphere During Total Solar Eclipse

NASA to Study Earth’s Ionosphere During Total Solar Eclipse

On August 21, the Moon will slide in front of the Sun. Thus, as scientists predict, the day will melt into a dusky night...