Researchers have discovered several new species of marine mammlas at Madang Lagoon in Papua New Guinea.
A new study finds that some Australian native flowers evolved color spectral signatures to attract bird pollinators.
Critically endangered leatherback sea turtles are facing an extinction risk within 20 years if conservation efforts are not expanded.
A new study finds that ship noise increases the metabolic rates of crabs, indicating higher levels of stress.
The U.S. government will air-drop poisonous dead mice on the jungles of Guam, to reduce the invasive brown tree snakes' population.
Severe frostbite has forced British explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes to pull out of an expedition to cross the Antarctic in winter.
Scientists have discovered fragments of an ancient micro-continent that lies buried in the Indian Ocean.
A new climate model predicts that there will be an overall drop in snowfall across the globe, as a result of rise in carbon dioxide levels over the next century.
Glow-in-the-dark lanternsharks use their bioluminescence as a warning system against potential predators as well as to camouflage themselves from prey.
Scientists have discovered that bumblebees can sense the electric signals of flowers.
Goldfish are invading Lake Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada, amid concerns that the invasive species may affect the lake's ecosystem.
A new analysis on Siberian caves suggests that the country's permafrost could thaw, if there is a global temperature rise of 1.5 degrees Celsius.
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has sent new images showing the first sample obtained from the interior of a Martian rock.
A new study on oceanic whitetip sharks finds that the endangered species regularly crosses international boundaries.