Giant pandas eat a lot, it's been established. New findings say they have low body heat, more so than any other black and white animal. Let's talk about the reasons for that.
Paleontologists have identified a very well-preserved fossil in China, of a jazzy predecessor to the 180 species of modern-day velvet worms.
The Bronze Age was a significant era in Earth's early history, but how did it change Europe? New DNA analyses from the bones of early Europeans have attempted to answer just that question, showing that the demographic structure of present-day Europe and Asia is the result of widespread population migrations, and subsequent cultural changes that occurred during the Bronze Age.
If you are an Asian man, then there's a good chance that you could be a descendant of Genghis Chan, according to a new genetic study.
Beijing and Delhi are two cities infamous for their thick and dangerous waves of tainted air - dirtied by smog, ash, and other aerosols. Unfortunately for the rest of the world, this pollution doesn't just sit still. NASA has recently released a stunning video that shows how Asian pollution is changing weather and climate around the globe.
Pangolins are insect-eating mammals that resemble a cross between an armadillo and an artichoke. However, these unusual critters have recently been identified as exceptionally vulnerable and "critically endangered," largely due to a little known illegal trade that is treating Pangolin meat as a high-end delicacy.
Even with some of the lowest obesity rates in the world, many countries in Southeast Asia are growing Increasingly concerned about their rising obesity rates, launching initiatives to curb the problem before it becomes a national health issue.
A large number of microorganisms are hitching a ride through dust plumes in the upper troposphere, from Asia across the Pacific Ocean and land in North America.