Women who quit smoking before the age of 40 can add an extra ten years to their lifespan, reveals a new study.
Archaeologists have unearthed an ancient grave of a Maya king, who is believed to have laid the foundation for the Maya civilization.
Researchers have discovered a rare species of ladybug that can tuck its head, in southwest Montana.
Ozone hole above the Antarctic has reached its maximum size for the year in Sept and is the second smallest seasonal hole in the last 20 years.
Russian Soyuz spacecraft, carrying three new crew members to the International Space Station, was successfully launched Tuesday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.
Archaeologists discovered the wrecked remains of a 109-year-old schooner near Los Angeles last year, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced on Tuesday.
A stray cat has helped two residents of Rome to discover a 2000-year-old Roman catacomb piled with bones, reported the Guardian.
European astronomers have found a planet, with mass similar to Earth, orbiting a star in the Alpha Centauri system.
Astronomers have discovered a planet orbiting two suns and is being orbited by a distant pair of stars.
Two Galileo satellites were placed into orbit for Europe's global positioning system, space officials said.
European Space Agency’s Huygens probe bounced, slid and wobbled in ten seconds after landing on Saturn’s Titan moon, suggests a new analysis.
Scientists have discovered a planet largely made of diamonds orbiting a nearby star, about 40 Light Years away.
The first rock sample picked up by Curiosity rover shows a varied composition resembling unusual rocks from volcanic provinces on Earth, announced NASA.
SpaceX’s Dragon cargo ship was successfully attached to the Earth-facing side of the Harmony module on its arrival at the International Space Station Wednesday.