The global treaty that protected the Earth's ozone layer did more than just maintain a crucial protective covering for our planet.
Predators, especially small invertebrates like spiders, are more likely to be decimated when natural habitats get converted for human use, a new global study claims.
Instead of a regular apartment made of wood, concrete, glass and metal, every aspect of the space would be composed of a living fungus.
Should the Allied powers have bombed Auschwitz when they received secret intelligence about what was taking place at the horrific Nazi death camp?
If New York built a massive, multibillion dollar sea wall in the ocean, could it safeguard 8.6 million people from storm surges similar to Hurricane Sandy in 2012?
That's certainly a poor choice of words.
A NASA astronaut posted heartbreaking photographs of the smoke that has blanketed Australia as wildfires continue to ravage the continent.
Mounds of a rare crystalline mineral emerged above the surface of Utah's Great Salt Lake.
Could pigeons be the model for a new generation of flying robots?
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi blasted Facebook on Thursday, calling the tech giant "shameful" for misleading its users.
The glaciers around Mount Everest have lost a staggering amount of ice, according to declassified spy satellite photographs.
NASA's Juno spacecraft captured a gorgeous image of Jupiter's dynamic surface.
Scientists have created tiny machines comprised of biological materials that could one day heal our bodies or clean up the environment.
Scientists have digitally reconstructed the face of a Scottish woman who was scarred by leprosy more than 500 years ago.
A weird study that involved alligator corpses also turned up a bone-eating life form in the depths of the sea.
A Virginia man arrested on Friday is linked to a series of "swatting" attacks on government officials, journalists and others as part of a neo-Nazi group, federal officials said.
The Department of Defense has top-secret classified briefings and a classified video about a UFO incident.
A meteorite that fell 50 years ago in Australia contains stardust that formed 5 to 7 billion years ago -- the oldest solid material ever found on Earth -- scientists say.
David Drummond, the legal chief officer of Google's parent company Alphabet and one of its highest-paid executives, has stepped down following allegations about his conduct at the company.
More than 1 billion birds, reptiles and mammals may have been killed by the fires sweeping across Australian, according to a new estimate from the University of Sydney.