An inexplicable crippling disorder appears to be affecting some Florida panthers and bobcats, puzzling wildlife officials who are working to determine what is ailing these endangered animals.
The rampant wildfires spreading across the Amazon can be seen from space, according to new images from NASA.
NASA has officially confirmed a mission to Jupiter’s moon Europa, a trek that could answer whether the icy celestial body could be habitable for humans and support life.
An invisible substance permeates the universe, altering the paths of stars and galaxies.
Death Valley could reach 120 degrees Fahrenheit as temperatures across a huge swath of the U.S. reach triple digit levels.
Archaeologists in South Africa have found the long-lost wreck of a Dutch merchant ship that played a crucial role in the country’s history.
Extreme weather conditions may be encouraging an increase in angry spiders populations, according to a new study.
Black holes are still a mysterious force of spacetime, with the first image of one having been released just a few short months ago. Now, a new study suggests that “UFOs” are coming out of them, helping to reshape galaxies along the way.
Neutrinos are perhaps the most underrated particles known to humankind. Physicist, smart guy and smart aleck Wolfgang Pauli first proposed their existence in 1930 as a missing puzzle piece — certain nuclear reactions had more going in than they had com…
Humans played a much bigger role than previously thought in driving the cave bear to extinction, according to new evidence.
A woman taking an evening stroll on a beach in the United Kingdom came across a mysterious pale-blue creature she would later learn was a so-called “buoy barnacle,” an unusual and reportedly rarely-seen crustacean.
Plastic pollution found in the world’s oceans and the melting permafrost in the Arctic could have startling economic burdens, perhaps as much as $2.5 trillion and $70 trillion, respectively.
A black hole swallowing a neutron star has likely been detected for the first time, according to scientists.
NASA has captured an eerie and rare image of a ‘fire cloud’ caused by a wildfire in eastern Washington State.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said that a large asteroid will eventually hit Earth and his concern is that “we currently have no defense” against it.