NASA's Curiosity rover, which celebrated its seventh anniversary on Mars in August and has made several remarkable discoveries, is stuck frozen on the Red Planet.
A mutated goat with a face that looks eerily like a human has been born in India, shocking onlookers.
A new email scam that goes after your banking information looks so legit it could fool you.
Scientists have discovered four new species of walking sharks near northern Australia and New Guinea.
NASA is committed to finding life in the universe and new evidence shows that they might be best suited looking at "Goldilocks stars" instead of stars known as red dwarfs.
A new study notes that squirrels have dominant sides to their bodies and are left or right-handed, just like humans.
NASA's plan is to return astronauts to the Moon by 2024, but the European Space Agency is working on a plan to help humans breathe on the celestial satellite — by turning moondust into oxygen.
Never before seen images of Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin standing on the surface of the Moon have come to light, released in conjunction with Aldrin's 90th birthday.
Paleontologists have discovered a new type of dinosaur in China that is shedding new light on how the ancient reptiles grew differently from modern-day birds.
Several studies have suggested a volcano eruption played a greater role in the extinction of the dinosaurs than the asteroid that crashed into modern-day Mexico. A new study is hoping to end the debate, suggesting "it was all about the asteroid."
Astronomers have spotted four "strange" objects orbiting the massive black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy, according to a new study.
A lioness at the Edinburgh Zoo in Scotland was captured on film nuzzling its five-month-old cub, British news agency SWNS reports.
A 4,000-pound gold bar that was discovered during construction work in Mexico City nearly 40 years ago has been identified as a long-lost Aztec treasure that was stolen by Spanish conquistadors 500 years ago.
A new study suggests that comets had a huge hand in helping life form on Earth, bringing integral elements such as phosphorus, "an essential element for life," to the planet.
The former director of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the current project scientist for the Voyager program, Ed Stone, is pleading with the space agency to head toward Saturn's moon Enceladus in hopes of discovering life.
For years, researchers tried to prove that Christopher Columbus's encounters with "cannibal marauders" during his trip to the Caribbean in 1492 were just myths. A new study, however, suggests that Columbus' stories were indeed the truth.
A photographer in the Swiss Alps has captured a remarkable image of an "ice halo," the moment ice crystals froze in mid-air, creating a halo effect around the Sun.
A newly discovered drawing from a 14th-century "Italian pilgrim" is the oldest drawing of Venice, a city that was once home to some of the most renowned artists in history.
Researchers have discovered a 100-million-year-old slime mold and a lizard leg perfectly preserved in amber from a tree in Myanmar, a find described as "unique."
Even before its launch in 2021, researchers have discovered a new way to use NASA's James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) to look for signs of oxygen on distant exoplanets.