Obamadon is the new name given to a recently discover ancient, tiny lizards that is the size a boa constrictor, six-foot long iguanas, that lived in the last days of the dinosaurs, according to the Boston Globe.
In an effort to impede rhino poaching, South Africa, which is home to 85 percent of the African rhino population, has signed a deal with Vietnam, officials said.
A student from University of Florida has designed a robot in a bid to keep his loud pet parrot calm.
The U.S. coast guard has moved at least 35 sea turtles suffering from hypothermia from an aquarium in New England to Florida.
Google has granted $5 million funds to World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to buy "drones" and use them to monitor endangered species such as rhinoceros and tigers in Africa and Asia.
Australian scientists have developed a new variety of pineapple that has a coconut flavor, reports ABC News.
Invasive cheatgrass is causing wildfires frequently in the Great Basin, reveals a new study.
Scientists have released astonishing night images of the Earth captured by a new NASA and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) satellite.
NASA announced plans to launch a rover to Mars in 2020 Tuesday.
The African lion population has declined about 75 percent in the last 50 years, reports a new study published Tuesday.
Curiosity rover did not detect Martian organics in the initial phase of the experiments, says NASA.
For the first time, scientists have captured the image of a double helix DNA, a structure that is essential to all forms of life.
Researchers have discovered a new species of blunt-headed vine snake from the Chocoan forests in northwestern Ecuador.
Scientists have found a Pac-Man-shaped feature on Saturn's Tethys, similar to the one discovered on the planet's other moon Mimas in 2010.