A U.S. team has successfully retrieved the first clean samples from subglacial Lake Whillans.
Large cities can affect the weather of local regions located thousands of miles away, according to a new study.
Endangered water voles are likely to be reintroduced to a Northumberland forest.
A team of British scientists has discovered that the insect-eating bats have a "flexible social system."
Brazil's forest ministry has announced plans to carry out a survey of the Amazon rainforest.
A researcher from Australia claims that the rates of animal extinction are overestimated.
Archaeologists have unearthed over 150 skulls in an empty field in Mexico, where a lake had once flown through.
There's a well-known saying in New England that if you don't like the weather here, wait a minute. When it comes to independent voters, those weather changes can just as quickly shift beliefs about climate change.
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has taken the first night images of a rock, using the camera on its robotic arm.
Pesticides are playing a significant role in the population decline of amphibians, according to a new research.
A new study reveals that the glaciers of the Andes Mountains have shrunk by up to 70 percent since the 1970s.
A new study sheds light on why some wolves evolved into man's best friend - dogs.
Female giraffes are choosy and prefer to stay in groups with particular females, a new study reveals.
A new study finds that sunken wood can develop into attractive habitats for various deep-sea organisms.