Deeper wells drilled to remove groundwater caused the powerful earthquake that struck Lorca, Spain, in 2011, finds a new study.
A stray cat has helped two residents of Rome to discover a 2000-year-old Roman catacomb piled with bones, reported the Guardian.
Scientists have not found any trace of native microbes in the first analysis of ice water from Lake Vostok in Antarctica.
Dolphins can stay alert for 15 days in a row by sleeping only one half of their brain at a time, a new study has revealed.
The water molecules found on the lunar soil is a stream of charged particles from the sun, scientists have concluded.
Researchers have created a new software system to estimate the rate of greenhouse emissions gas for the entire urban landscape.
The contribution of economic decline in reducing greenhouse gas emissions is very low, reveals a new study.
Ancient giant salamanders lived on land and water unlike their modern day counterparts, finds a new study.
Climate change may reduce the size of fish by up to 24 percent and make them smaller, finds a new study.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has detected a new Sars-like virus in Saudi Arabia after a Qatari man was identified with the virus.
Scientists have disclosed the complete genome of oyster, shedding light on their shell formation and stress response.
Archaeologists have unearthed a massive Roman mosaic in southern Turkey that was built during the Roman Empire.
Global warming is set to intensify extreme precipitation like cyclones and hurricanes in the tropical regions, reveals a new study.
A new study suggests that Antarctic bivalves change sex in order to brood their young.