Wind blast and pressure shock waves are the most deadly effects of asteroid strikes, accounting for more than 60 percent of lives lost.
Earth Day 2017 will take place this coming April 22. Local and international organizations are working to provide the public with educational activities to raise awareness about climate change and the environment.
Astronomers found first evidence of an atmosphere around an exoplanet that has nearly the same size as Earth.
They may be tall but the view up there is definitely not different from the vertically challenged individuals. In a controversial podcast, basketball legend Shaquille O'Neal said he believes that the Earth is flat.
There may be a need to study the center of the Earth to settle once and for all if the Earth's core is 100 degrees hotter than previously thought. A recent study suggests that the mantle is indeed hotter and it may greatly affect Earth sciences.
The gaping wide Batagaika crater continues to expand at an alarming rate, unearthing long-forgotten forests and stored greenhouse gases.
A new study has revealed that Earth actually has eight continents.
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick said he will be leaving U.S. President Donald Trump's business advisory council, but Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted he is intended in making Earth a "multi-planet civilization" and would not leave Trump's advisory team.
It turns out, Saturn is our protector all along. New study suggests Jupiter plays a different role in the solar system.
Three cosmic events light up (or darken) the sky on the last day of the week.
A geomagnetic reversal can turn life on Earth (literally) upside down.
An asteroid called Rerun just passed by Earth. The distance was 30 percent nearer than the moon's distance from the planet.
Even more shocking is that no one saw it coming.
Our moon may have been the product of multiple mini-moons merging after several objects crashed into Earth and dissolved into bits and pieces.