And the research could change how we look at Earth's evolution and habitability forever.
Stacker used information from forestry and landscaping sites to compile a quiz to identify trees by looking at their leaves. Information on wh…
It's quite a feat for a bird to grasp a bin lid with its beak, open it and get food inside. A study found cockatoos mostly learned by watching…
Chimps and gorillas are now going to war and there are casualties.
RPE dysfunction affects 200 million people around the world and this new procedure could be the cure.
The samples will be cached on the planet before making a one way trip back to Earth sometime in the next 10 years.
Ever wonder why giraffes have such long necks or how ants can carry 50 times their body weight?
A mysterious ailment has sickened and killed thousands of songbirds in several mid-Atlantic states. It seems juvenile birds may be most susceptible.
The microgravity of space impacts everything from the human body to water, and after sending arachnid astronauts to the ISS, scientists found …
What will happen when these ancient, ice-bound viruses thaw out?
NASA has been bringing the public into space through its beautiful and revelatory Image and Video Library. Of the more than 140,000 images and…
Here's a look at the essential roles pollinators play in sustaining life on Earth and what's being done to save them.
From setting up an emergency supply kit to reporting losses to your insurance agency, here are 30 ways to prepare for and recover from hurricanes.
Bezos will take his extraterrestrial journey just nine days after fellow billionaire and rocket company founder Richard Branson took his own trip.
Right now flooding is bad, but it’s likely to get much worse.
And you don’t even need to be awake to be a power source.
Shark teeth offer a rare glimpse at prehistoric Earth.
Global warming and rising sea levels are just some of the reasons real estate developers are now looking seaward.
As part of the nation's massive wartime mobilization effort, millions of Americans, for the first time, traveled abroad — where many had their…
Richard Branson is due to launch from New Mexico with two pilots and three more crew aboard a rocket plane in a race among the rich to conquer…
On the 10th anniversary of NASA's last space shuttle flight, let's take a spacewalk down memory lane.
Bug experts are dropping the common name of a destructive insect because it's considered an ethnic slur: the gypsy moth.