Rich in arthropods – a new study reveals that homes of plenty are also home to plenty of insects and bugs.
A new report from 450 scientists looks past broken temperature records to examine a host of indicators and effects of climate change and El Niño that were visible in 2015 – the hottest year on record.
Astronomers are predicting that the number of visible Perseid meteors could double in the Earth's August 12 brush with comet dust.
Woolly mammoths lived on Saint Paul Island in Alaska until about 5,600 years ago – surprisingly late. And, according to new research, lack of water may have played a role in their extinction.
In September, NASA will launch a probe to collect a sample of rock from an asteroid known as Bennu.
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago say the fuel from carbon dioxide can remove the greenhouse gas from the atmosphere, and provides a sustainable type of fuel that is as cheap as a gallon of gas.
Scientists tap new technologies to unravel mysteries of the deep – discovering sources of food and energy, and enhancing knowledge of life on land.