In lieu of Earth Day, celebrated on April 22, the United Nations have emphasized the need for environmental and climate literacy to save the planet.
A giant Antarctic iceberg is one of the newest tourist attractions in the town of Ferryland, drawing attention to travelers and iceberg chasers in the small Canadian town.
Yurchikin and Fischer will return to Earth on June 2 after a 135-day mission, and filling the third seat of their flight is astronaut Whitson. Soyuz MS-04 is the 50th Soyuz spacecraft launched to the ISS.
Adventurers who are seeking for a one-of-a-kind trip this summer will find Albania an interesting choice. The country has recently announced the reopening of Sazan Island, a deserted military base that's filled with bunkers and tunnels used during the Cold War.
NASA has released the first-ever photograph of a giant crack on Greenland's Petermann Glacier. The photo was taken by NASA's Operation IceBridge while flying over Greenland's northwestern area.
The Taiwanese government, via a new amendment to its Animal Protection Act, will implement hefty fines and jail time for those who will be caught doing the gruesome crime.
New information from NASA's Cassini mission reveals that a form of chemical energy that could support alien life is found in Saturn's moon Enceladus. The space agency is determined to protect the moon from contamination by destroying its Cassini spacecraft.
United Airlines is really having a bad week. On the same dy where a passenger doctor was violently dragged of his flight to make way for United crew members, another passenger was stung by a scorpion that fell off from an overhead bin.
After about two months of nail-biting wait for April the giraffe at Animal Adventure Park to go into labor, the pregnant giraffe has finally given birth!
Scientists from the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and the Turtle Survival Alliance has stumbled upon 44 eggs of the Burmese roofed turtle, one of the rarest reptiles in the world.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced on Thursday that it will allow the marketing of 23andMe Personal Genome Service Genetic Health Risk (GHR) tests to give consumers information regarding their risk to certain diseases.
A new exposé from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) reveals that besides U.S. and Africa, Vietnam also houses reptile farms that violate basic animal rights.
After days of only picking at grain and hay, April the giraffe has regained her appetite. The zoo said that this behavior is quite normal for pregnant giraffes as soon-to-be-mothers usually eat a lot before giving birth.
Because of the high percentage of RNA editing in cephalopods, these creatures have suppressed their ability for genomic evolution just to maintain their flexibility in RNA editing.
An Egyptian archaeological mission working in the Dashur Necroplis have recently announced the discovery of a 3,700-year-old pyramid about 40 kilometers south of Cairo. The said pyramid may be an evidence of Egypt's first attempt to build smooth-sided pyramids.