A commercial Sea Launch AG rocket, carrying a telecommunication satellite, plunged into the Pacific Ocean Friday.
For the first time, scientists have seen the brain activity of a living fish watching its prey.
Fossilized dinosaur eggs, worth millions, fetch less than $10 in the state of Madhya Pradesh (MP) in India, according to a report in The Times of India newspaper.
Scientists have described 24 new insect species belonging to the Quichuana genus.
There has been a significant decline in the population of the U.K.'s larger moths during the past 40 years, according to a new report.
A new study by Australian and European researchers highlights the growing salt levels in the world's rivers.
A new study finds that the creation of palm oil plantations is releasing ancient sources of carbon dioxide back into the atmosphere.
Researchers spotted a rare piebald penguin chick at the little penguin breeding colony at Jervis Bay on the NSW South Coast.
A British man has been offered more than $50,000 for a rare piece of whale vomit that his dog found on Morecambe beach in northwest England.
The Republic of Congo has created a new national park to protect the critically endangered western lowland gorillas.
The death toll of Borneo pygmy elephants in a Malaysian forest has risen to 14.
A new study finds that humans were solely responsible for the extinction of the Tasmanian tiger.
A new study finds that male sparrows use wing waves as an aggressive signal to avoid a dangerous brawl.
NASA launched a new communication satellite to support the International Space Station and the Hubble Space Telescope.