An ancient cemetery dating back to 3,000 years has been discovered in Pakistan's Swat Valley, a region known for lush green valleys and beautiful mountaims.
Grasshoppers in urban areas are changing the tune of their courtship songs so as to be heard over the sound of traffic.
Sea ice plays a significant role in the foraging activity of emperor penguins, a new study reveals.
New Zealand’s largest active volcano, Mount Ruapehu, famously shot in Peter Jackson’s film, “Lord of the Rings,” may erupt soon.
Many centuries ago, much before man ate meat and vegetables, the staple food was grass, a new study finds out.
After three decades of brain storming and debate, scientists have zeroed in the cause of big freeze that engulfed Europe and North America.
Corals send chemical signals to call for help, when they face threat from toxic seaweed.
Clownfish make sounds to defend their breeding and social status in their group, reveals a new study.
Large number of salmons in European waters are killed by parasitic lice every year, reveals a new study.
A new study sheds light on how tall trees like mountain ash trees have coped with changing climate.
A new three-fingered frog species has been discovered in a rainforest reserve in southern Brazil.
The Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (NPP) has captured the night-time view of some of the East Coast areas, to reveal the extent of power outage caused by Hurricane Sandy.
Archaeologists have unearthed the oldest town in Europe believed to be an important place for salt production.
A new study sheds light on how Antarctic leopard seals consume smaller prey.