Although the rate of global warming has slowed in recent years, the Earth will likely continue to warm in line with previous estimates, according to new NASA research.
NASA wants you to participate in the Asteroid Grand Challenge Contest series. The space agency is offering a total of $35,000 over the next six months for "Asteroid Hunters" who could develop algorithms for identifying asteroids.
Biologists with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) released a female panther Monday. The female panther was injured after being hit by a motor vehicle in Collier County last May.
A brief spell of mild weather and plentiful rains in the usually arid Mongolian steppe might have helped Genghis Khan and his descendents form the largest land empire in world history, a new study has found
Expedition 38 crew members Michael Hopkins of NASA, and Oleg Kotov and Sergey Ryazanskiy of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) returned to Earth Monday, NASA announced. Their Soyuz spacecraft landed in the snowy steppes of Dzhezkazgan, Kazakhstan, at about 11:24 p.m. EDT.
A grid of rural power plants fueled by biomass could prove to be an energy solution for farmers while also reducing strain on the national power grid, according to a University of Missouri researcher.
The first animals to live on Earth may have oxygenated the planet's oceans, according to a group of scientists, who present a view contrary to the traditional belief that a rise in oxygen is what led the way to the first animals.
Changes in the Sun's activity have led to natural climate changes in Europe over the past 1,000 years, according a new study.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS) confirmed that a magnitude 6.9 earthquake hit the coast of northern California late Sunday.
Sterilizing farmed salmon is a good way to conserve wild salmon gene pool, researchers have said.
Researchers have found four new man-made gases that are depleting the ozone blanket.
At least a third of all people living in the ancient American city of Cahokia were immigrants, a new study has found.
If global surface temperatures rise to 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, the majority of Europe will experience higher levels of global warming than other places around the globe, according to a new study.
Breast cancer patients with high levels of vitamin D in their blood are twice more likely to survive the disease than women with low levels of this nutrient, research suggests. Researchers suggest physicians consider adding vitamin D into a breast cancer patient's standard care now and then closely monitor the patient.
An asteroid or a comet hit Mars nearly 5 million years ago. The impact was so great that several rocks were hurled into space. Few of these rocks travelled millions of miles to land on Earth. A new study shows that 34-mile-wide Mojave crater on the Red Planet is the source of these Martian meteorites.