For the $30,000 project lasting two days, contractual crews cut up the gray whale, using an excavator to disinfect the area before hauling the remains to a San Diego County landfill.
As a symbol of Africa's fight against illegal poaching of endangered species, $172 million worth of confiscated tusks and ivory will be set aflame in Nairobi National Park.
For the fist time, an intestinal parasite that could lead to cryptosporidiosis - characterized by diarrhea, cramps and vomiting - has been found in the far North of Canada.
A new study says reposting information online may interfere with learning abilities, causing "cognitive overload" and diminished comprehension.
"Their speed, lane position, and reaction times to hazards were all affected." Below are some tips for staying alert while on the road.
Researchers at the Oregon State University found out that those who continue to work after retiring tend to live longer, in spite of other factors such as lifestyle and health issues.
Rosacea, a facial redness affecting millions of Americans, could pose significant connection with mental health issues like Alzheimer's.
A recent study shows that friends are better than morphine, as having a large social circle means having a higher tolerance for pain.
A mother and daughter were arrested after dozens of cats living in their filthy minivan were found by police in Atlanta, Georgia.
SpaceX, owned by billionaire Elon Musk, has entered into an agreement with NASA to send his Red Dragon spacecraft to Mars as early as 2018, NASA reports.
Scientists from Northwestern University in Chicago confirm there's a spark of light when sperm meets an egg.
The labrador was part of the rescue team who saved lives of people who were left under the debris when Ecuador was hit by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake that left the country devastated.
A plan to open a $20 million dolphin park in the Arizona desert this July has sparked an ire among environmentalists
A new species of flightless beetle, discovered in New Britain, Papua New Guinea has been named after the fictional "Star Wars" character Chewbacca.