Water from permafrost melt breached the doomsday vault in the Arctic. It threatened the seeds meant to be a lifeline for humans in case of a catastrophe.
NASA's ambitious IceBridge project surveyed a larger area for this year's annual Arctic Ice Survey. The mission called IceBridge surveyed the Eurasian side of the Arctic by completing 39 flights.
The glowing stream lights up only a few times a year.
Scientists say the species could die out in the next 50 years.
Two sets of skeletons were found buried under the walls of a castle in Korea. It is prominent in the Korean ancient culture to bury servants while they're still alive to serve dead kings in the afterlife.
A teenage couple was arrested after their 15-day old baby was found with 100 rat bites. The baby suffered severe injuries including a wound on the head that exposed her skull.
Diesel apparently pollutes air much more than what is originally thought. Part of the problem is the defeat devices installed to lower emissions during testing.
Polar bears are changing their diet due to the changing environment. Instead of their favored seal, the bears are turning to goose eggs for nutrition.
Scientists say that an eruption could be sooner than we think.
Had the extinction-level asteroid struck the planet in a different time and location, the outcome may have been different. If it landed in the ocean, dinosaurs could have survived.
North Korea reportedly conducted a successful missile test. South Korea may downplay the progress in the North's missile capabilities but new South Korean President is working with different nations on his plans and policies when it comes to North Korea.
New physics-based formula capable of accurately predicting sudden flux in sediment flow within the water.
Another idyllic paradise ruined by pollution.
Fully preserved mummies were discovered in an ancient grave in Egypt. The mummies are believed to be non-royals.