NASA is developing a breakfast bar to save space and weight for missions into deep-space and Mars.
Silicon-based life? Scientists say that the directed evolution technique could open the door to interesting future discoveries.
The one masted scow-sloop may be the only intact ship of its kind in the Great Lakes.
Fijian ants have been farming plants for three million years, new research from the University of Munich suggests. The ants depend on these plants to provide them with shelter.
A British auction house sold a composite dodo skeleton to a private collector for £346,300 (about $430,000) on Tuesday.
Archaeologists have unearthed evidence that turkeys were domesticated centuries before the pilgrims arrived in the Americas.
SpaceX will launch NASA's Surface Water and Ocean Topography mission. The mission will provide new data for tracking floods, droughts, and other hydrological changes.
A 130-million-year old basal bird fossil unearthed in China's famed Jehol Biota shows signs of remnant melanosomes, a discovery that could lead to hypotheses about dinosaurian color.
Researchers say new data could be essential – not just for understanding the earthquake’s behavior, but for assessing future seismic hazards in the region as well.
Mission controllers ignited NASA's Spacecraft Fire Experiment-II on Monday, kicking off the second in a series of fire-setting experiments.
An international research team has discovered Virgo 1, an extremely faint dwarf satellite galaxy in the halo of the Milky Way.