This Christmas, Santa might find it hard to maneuver his sleigh as a new study from the British Ecological Society (BES) has revealed that reindeer are getting smaller and hungrier -- all because of climate change in the North Pole.
Santa Claus has been a fictional character meant to represent the spirit of gift giving during Christmas. However, a sleigh dragged by flying reindeer seems to be an age-old concept of travel, and people are thinking about what Santa could look like if he lived in the modern world.
Data from the log books of the "Heroes of the Antarctic Exploration" may provide evidence that the area of sea ice surrounding Antarctica in the far south has experienced very little changes in size in a century.
The changing colors of the 'hexagonal' pattern on the tip of Saturn baffles NASA scientists.
NASA’s Juno spacecraft sends back the first images of Jupiter’s north pole, which shows raging storms on the planet’s surface.
The Arctic sea ice may vanish in 2017 or the year after according to a scientist.
Recent results of an exploration led by the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI) shows what appears to be evidence that 6 to 10 million years ago, the Arctic Ocean is iceless during the summer season.