A new study finds that ship noise increases the metabolic rates of crabs, indicating higher levels of stress.
The U.S. government will air-drop poisonous dead mice on the jungles of Guam, to reduce the invasive brown tree snakes' population.
Researchers have discovered two new species of mushroom in the Iberian Peninsula, Spain.
An Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) report has accused China of defying UN tiger accord and allowing sale of captive-bred tiger body parts and skin.
Slow-growing infants will catch up with their peers over time with the right care from their parents, according to a new study
Four new species of water-gliding rove beetles have been discovered in the Ningxia Autonomous Region, China.
Severe frostbite has forced British explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes to pull out of an expedition to cross the Antarctic in winter.
Vulcan and Cerberus are the clear winners of an online poll to name the most-recently discovered moons of Pluto.
India's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle - C20 was successfully launched from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Andhra Pradesh, India.
A new study finds that babies born by C-section are five times more likely to develop allergies than babies born naturally.
Scientists have discovered fragments of an ancient micro-continent that lies buried in the Indian Ocean.
Two nano-satellites, weighing less than 15 pounds each, will be launched atop an Indian Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) Monday.
Antares rocket, developed by Orbital Sciences, has successfully passed an engine test at the country's newest launch pad.
Scientists have discovered a natural antibiotic from human sweat that can fight tuberculosis germs and other bugs.