NASA released four new images – the crispest ever seen – of the dwarf planet Ceres on Tuesday.
Tropical storm Erika, the fifth named storm of the 2015 Atlantic Hurricane Season, is forecast to make landfall on the Leeward Islands sometime Wednesday night or Thursday morning.
A Japanese cargo vessel arrived safely at the International Space Station Monday, bringing with it much-needed supplies and equipment.
Pandas usually don’t nurse twins. So staff at the National Zoo are helping Mei Mei to care for her newborn cubs.
New research shows that people with autistic traits generate more original, creative ideas, according to scientists at the University of East Anglia and the University of Stirling.
Loss of habitat and poaching for rhino horns have wiped out the Sumatran rhinoceros from its primary habitat – the wilds of Malaysia – but about 100 still live in Indonesia, say researchers.