Warming climate is causing the glaciers and ice caps in Queen Elizabeth Islands, Canada to melt nine times faster annually.
Pre-mammalian reptile is the very first animal to produce and use venom.
A Portland-based teenager is gaining attention all across the country because of an experiment that began in the classroom. The Jesuit High School senior has figured out a new way to create fresh water from sea water.
Rice flour used as substitute for wheat in gluten-free foods increases exposure risk to arsenic and mercury.
Reducing calorie consumption by eating less could slow the aging process at a cellular level.
Astronomers observe a supernova just a few hours after the explosion of a red supergiant star.
.New bi-pedal robot that looks like the legs of an ostrich could soon be the face of package delivery,
Over 200 stranded whales in New Zealand were rescued by nature itself.
New findings from a CERN study may be able to fill one of the biggest gaps in the Standard Model of physics -- how the universe broke the rules of symmetry and why we exist.
A team of scientists at the W. M. Keck Observatory in Hawaii have discovered what seems to be a remnant of a massive object that was torn apart by a white dwarf star some 170 light-years from Earth.
Iceland makes strides in the pursuit of volcano-powered electricity.
Scientists from Japan has developed a flying drone that could help or "potentially" replace bees as pollinators.
Planets orbiting in the habitable zone of young red dwarfs might not actually support life due to the negative impact of high stellar activity to the their atmospheric oxygen.
Brandies like cognac are renowned for its flavors, colors and aromas that require years to achieve. However, scientists from Spain have used ultrasound to cut the time needed for these spirits to mature from years to days.