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One example of an animal well-suited to the cold is the prolific white-tailed deer.
Venus and Jupiter, the two brightest planets in the sky, can be seen simultaneously on opposite sides of the sky after sunset this week.
The original set from “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” is on display for the first time ever at Heinz History Center.
While you’re spending time layering up your preschooler for the cold, talk with him or her about the textured fabrics you use every day.
“The Case of the Missing Moonstone” and “Absolutely Truly” take armchair sleuths from 19th-century England to 21st-century New Hampshire.
Ibises can be found throughout the world, with 28 species on every continent except Antarctica (they are strictly warm-weather birds).
Pittsburgh Filmmakers’ Minecraft Club uses the video game ‘Minecraft’ to teach the fun and foundations of computer programming.
After Tuesday’s new moon, our closest neighbor in space will begin to move east, away from the sun.
The cult classic “Night of the Living Dead,” filmed in and around Western Pennsylvania, was one of the highest grossing films in 1968.
During the winter in the city parks, the woods may look plain, but seasonal sparseness also creates great backgrounds for colorful berries.
Friday morning, an eye-catching display awaits early risers when a thin crescent moon lies within 2 degrees of Saturn.
In 1950, Pittsburgh’s Chuck Cooper shattered a racial barrier when he became the first African-American drafted by an NBA team.
It’s a good thing comets are so pleasing to the eye because if we knew them only through our nostrils, we’d be disgusted.
The National Aviary’s African penguin chicks are 3 weeks old and are now capable of regulating body temperature.
One of the great challenges for stargazers is locating the planet Mercury in the morning or evening sky.
Whether they symbolize maturity for ancient tribes, rebellion against society or just fashion, extra piercings date back to ancient times.
With the increasing prevalence of social media comes problems that the younger generation has to deal with differently.
Winter is a great time to get a look at the variations of pattern, color and texture that form the trunks and branches of local urban trees.
After dropping out of the morning sky and passing behind the sun, Venus has emerged out of the sun’s glare and can be seen after sunset.