Eleven short-finned pilot whales found dead Sunday near Key West, Fla. are suspected to be part of the larger pod of 51 whales that stranded last week in a remote area of Everglades National Park.
Researchers have learned that tiny fruit flies will actively lay their eggs on citrus fruits because parasitic wasps that feed on fruit fly larva are
Early universe might not be as dusty as previously believed, according to astronomers. The latest finding could mean that current theories on Universe
Though it may sound counter-intuitive, deforestation may provide better climate benefits for certain areas than if the trees were left standing,
At the conclusion Friday of the annual meeting of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WPFC), some of the 43 member nations said the
New research from the Shark Research Institute and the University of West Florida reports that sharks are able to comprehend body orientation and use
The Arctic Ocean has has long been known as a carbon sink, but a new study suggests that while the frigid waters do store large quantities of carbon,
Jupiter's moon Europa, one of the few planetary bodies in our solar system that is mostly likely to have the conditions to support some form of life,
An international team of researchers has designed a nanorobot that uses temperature changes to capture and release its tiny cargo.
The oldest recorded disease in medical history, gout, has long thought been thought to be a result of an overindulgent lifestyle; excessive drinking
Parents pass on their traumatic experiences to their offspring via their sperm and eggs, according to an animal study that could explain why some
Researchers have used sea coral to make improvements to bone grafts that make the structures more compatible with natural bone.
The Nature Conservancy purchased an island located in Lake Michigan it says represents a key layover for the birds that migrate through the Great
Atypically light snowfall over recent winters in Canada's subarctic regions has led many of the region's lakes to dry out, prompting researchers to
Eleven short-finned pilot whales found dead Sunday near Key West, Fla. had the same markings as whales in the larger pod of 51 whales that stranded
A new species of wild cat has been identified in the jungles of Brazil, scientists reported Wednesday.
Just in time for winter, two new studies in the Journal of Economic Entomology detail an Asian cockroach with a knack for surviving outside in cold
Roundworm males secrete signaling molecules that shorten the lifespan of the opposite sex by more than 20 percent, according to researchers from the
For many millennia, we humans have considered ourselves superior, primarily due to our large brains and our ability to reason. However, we might not
Finnish technology group VTT reports it has a new satellite-based imaging system that will help more accurately assess tropical forest cover and
Both men and women experience post-sex regret, but for wildly different reasons, a new study published in the journal Archives of Sexual Behavior has
Oxytocin can help autistic children process social cues, a new study by Yale School of Medicine researchers suggests.
People with dyslexia have faulty wiring between auditory and speech regions of the brain, a new study has found.
The United States Food and Drug Administration has approved Xiaflex (collagenase clostridium histolyticum), a drug to treat men suffering from