Astronomers have recently discovered a star that is so round that many have started hailing it as the most spherical object in the universe.
Human friendship is not as unique as previously thought, say researchers who tested chimpanzees and found that they are more likely to share with those they trust and consider friends.
A new species of roundworm discovered on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean boasts some interesting characteristics. Researchers say this nematode that lives in fig trees can develop five different specialized "faces" or mouths, based on the available food supply.
It's True! Crocodiles readlly do keep one eye open as they sleep, say researchers from Australia's La Trobe University and Germany's Max Planck Institute for Ornithology.
Male crickets often use edible gifts to attract females during mating. However, unique proteins contained in this gift may alter female's behavior to ensure reproductive success.
The climate events depicted in the movie "The Day After Tomorrow," may be possible, researchers say.
Human fossils discovered in a Brazilian cave and dating to 9,000 years ago reveal the earliest known record of human decapitation rituals.