A 500 year old Mexican manuscript was covering up an even older codex that is now visible for the first time in the modern era.
Italy was struck by a 6.2 magnitude earthquake, leaving more than 160 dead and hundreds more missing.
Two brightest planets, Venus and Jupiter are scheduled to form a conjunction on the evening of Aug. 27.
A new study identified fossilized river in the Arabia Terra region on Mars. This suggests that the Martian climate could have been warm and wet.
Weather forecasters predict Florida and the Bahamas will be hit with strong winds, coastal flooding and torrential rainfall on Sunday and Monday. This could be the largest hurricane to ever hit Florida in years.
A petrified seal nearly became an orca's meal! An agile seal was able to escape the jaws of death when it managed to jump in a boat few minutes before ending up as a meal.
A group of tourists in Galapagos Island was treated to a rare display when a killer whale played with its food -- an unsuspecting green turtle.
President Barack Obama's administration is coming under fire for the decision to expand offshore oil and gas leasing in the Gulf of Mexico. As the effects of the oil industry on the environment and wildlife are revealed, environmental groups and activists call out the inconsistency of the president's ruling with his climate change agenda.
China's larger pollutant particles cause their cities to become warmer -- US cities are heating up because of a lack of vegetation.
The outcome of the 2016 presidential elections could make or break NASA, as the agency’s entire spaceflight program is at the mercy of the incoming president.
Find out which house plant to choose for the biggest improvement of air quality in your home.
The streets of Paris will be completely free of traffic jams, the sound of horns and exhaust fumes for one whole day in September.
Scientists are puzzled over male termites' penchant for pairing with other males when left without a female mate. Now, a recent study presents an explanation for the behavior: male termites live longer together than alone.
Scientists have created a prototype of edible batteries that can power ingestible devices but without posing a threat of toxic contamination inside the human body.
Imagine witnessing millions of blood-sucking insects swarming before your eyes. Early this August, a horrifying, huge, vertical swarm of mosquitoes was filmed in Russia. A tornado itself is already terrifying, but a tornado of mosquitoes is far more bone-chilling.