Our genus comes in all different shapes and sizes, from short and fat to tall and skinny. And new research suggests that the diversity in human body size that we see today emerged earlier than scientists previously thought.
Previous research has suggested that climate change brings heat waves and cold snaps along with it, but a new study has come to a different conclusion.
Giant pandas are most recognized by their black-and-white coat and voracious appetite for Chinese bamboo, however, these animals largely remain a mystery. But new research is giving an unprecedented glimpse into the secret life of these pandas.
Well, not exactly. But new research finds that how you feel pain is affected by where sources of pain are in relation to each other, and so crossing your fingers can change what you feel on a single finger.
If you're thinking about indulging on a Big Mac and some fries, think again. New research says that a high-fat diet may alter your brain and behavior, increasing your risk of depression and other psychiatric disorders.
As humans, and especially for women, we love the idea of romantic relationships and finding "the one." But new surprising research says that we are actually designed to fall out of love and move on to new relationships.
Air pollution has reportedly been linked to irregular heart beat and blood clots, and now new research suggests that it may lead to an increased risk of stroke and anxiety as well, especially in developing countries.
Lynx and other big cats belonging to the family Felidae are currently threatened with habitat loss and fragmentation, and yet these animals are largely understudied by scientists, hindering any possible conservation efforts, according to a new report.
Supermassive black holes are the source of many galactic outbursts in the Universe, according to new research that helped solve a longstanding mystery.
As the global climate continues to change and extreme weather becomes the new norm, annual rainfall is expected to increase in certain parts of the tropics. Now new observations have shown that more big thunderstorms are behind this boost in total tropical rainfall.
Scientists have discovered signs of ancient water activity on Mars in a now- dried up lake system, adding to growing evidence that the Red Planet was once habitable for life, according to a new study.
Scientists may be able to bring back the long extinct woolly mammoth after pasting its DNA into the elephant's genetic code.
Deep ocean fish are facing a host of health problems that may be due to man-made pollution, according to a new study.
Many UK bumblebees are being fitted with tiny backpacks in order to track their movements and get to the bottom of the dramatic decline bee populations all around the world are experiencing.