A new seafloor survey revealed just how much the ocean is speckled with litter. Even in the deepest ocean depths you can find bottles, plastic bags, fishing nets and other types of human litter, researchers describe in the journal PLOS ONE.
Following the results of a public vote, NASA unveiled its next-generation space suit design that astronauts may eventually wear on a manned mission to Mars in the near future, according to the International Business Times.
Dmitry Rogozin, the Russian deputy prime minister, told the United States they could "jump on a trampoline" to get to space after the US imposed sanctions over the Ukraine crisis, Reuters reported.
A landslide swept through part of Baltimore Wednesday, taking out a block-long section of a residential road and forcing cars down an embankment and people to evacuate their homes, The Associated Press reported.
Despite common belief, Neanderthals were just as intelligent as today's modern humans.
Scientists have uncovered more evidence citing camels as the cause for the recent MERS-CoV virus outbreak sweeping across the Middle East.
Two recent deaths brought on by edible marijuana treats prompted Colorado to re-think its rules pertaining to these goodies, according to a CBS News report.
While investigating a shipwreck, government scientists uncovered two "giant flowers" on the ocean floor which in fact turned out to be asphalt volcanoes, reports reveal.
Extremes in wet and dry spells in South Asia are putting the region more at risk of flooding and drought, a study over the last 60 years reveals in the journal Nature Climate Change.
Gray wolves are running freely in states like Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin, and an annual wolf hunt this year was thought to be the solution to their overpopulation problem.
A NOAA-led research team discovered that increased ocean acidity is dissolving the shells of tiny marine snails off the West Coast, according to a new paper published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B.
The latest weather news following a chain of severe weather running rampant across the South and Midwest, the Florida Panhandle and other parts of the Gulf Coast were hit with torrential rainfall and "life-threatening" flooding late Tuesday.
Teenagers are reportedly putting Burt's Bees lip balm on their eyelids to enhance their overall inebriated experience.
Chinese carmakers are luring in customers amidst a smog-infested nation with their new air purifiers, South China Morning Post reported.
A new study by Oregon State University (OSU) researchers reports that albacore tuna caught off the Pacific Northwest coast have trace amounts of radiation linked to the 2011 explosion at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station in Japan.