A new study revealed that humans are responsible for starting 84 percent of all wildfires in the continental United States from 1992 to 2012.
Bringing back extinct animal species could potentially wipe out one or more existing animal species.
Consuming more than five servings of fruits and vegetables could reduced the risk of COPD among former and current smokers.
Of the states examined, North Dakota had the highest rate of spills, with 4,453 incidents.
Most of the babies suffering from anencephaly have a short life expectancy.
Large palisade enclosures from the Neolithic period have just been uncovered, but what it means remains a tantalizing mystery.
Scientists around the world are hanging on the edge of their seats after a new report concludes that researchers should be allowed to "edit" embryos for implantation to eliminate genetic diseases. Are superbabies possible in the near future?
People are starting to try to tackle the unprecedented bee crisis with the help of various tools. One of them is to use robotic bee "drones" to pollinate plants in the absence of said actual bees.
Mexico is getting its own electric vehicle brand, courtesy of Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim Helu and the help of an unlikely partner: a bread giant.
When it comes to social skills, dogs are just as good as little kids.
The species has jaws that reached more than 0.4 inches (1 centimeter) in length --- the largest jaws ever recorded in its kind.
NOAA scientists spotted an eerie creature in the depths of the rich waters of American Samoa.
The gaping wide Batagaika crater continues to expand at an alarming rate, unearthing long-forgotten forests and stored greenhouse gases.
Older adults with higher levels of physical activity were less likely to develop chronic pain, compared to those with no or little daily physical activity.