A new study reveals that the glaciers of the Andes Mountains have shrunk by up to 70 percent since the 1970s.
A new study sheds light on why some wolves evolved into man's best friend - dogs.
Female giraffes are choosy and prefer to stay in groups with particular females, a new study reveals.
A new study finds that sunken wood can develop into attractive habitats for various deep-sea organisms.
A team of researchers is demanding a turtle farm in the Caribbean to be closed down, following animal welfare issues.
Belgium is planning to build an artificial island in the North Sea to store wind energy.
Global warming is causing spring flowers to bloom at the earliest dates, says a new study.
The European Food Safety Authority scientists have detected a threat to bees from an insecticide, 'neonicontinoid'.
A new study indicates that black carbon is the second leading contributor of global warming.
The year 2012 was one of the 10 warmest years on record since 1880, NASA scientists announced Tuesday.
Russian researchers announced that they have successfully retrieved clean samples from Lake Vostok in Antarctica.
Urban blackbirds sing at higher frequencies to produce loud sounds that can be heard over traffic noise.
The first open access world atlas on renewable energy was unveiled by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) during a meeting in Abu Dhabi Sunday.
A new species of flying frog has been discovered in the forests of southern Vietnam.