Megadroughts may impact the southwestern United States in the future, causing droughts that last over 30 years.
Muscles weren't always in the fossil record. In fact, animals once went without this feature. Now, though, scientists have uncovered the earliest evidence for animals with muscles, which may also provide the oldest evidence of muscle tissue.
Scientists are learning a bit more about how our ancestors evolved by examining a strange, walking fish.
Archeologists have unearthed what may be the world's oldest wine cellar from a room in the Bronze Age Canaanite palace at Tel Kabri.
Could wolves feel empathy? A recent study published in the journal PLOS ONE shows that just like humans and other types of dogs, these creatures are also susceptible to yawn contagion.
Sheepdogs know a thing or two about taking charge and leading the pack. Now, recent findings show that all these guys do is follow two simple rules.
Scientists have discovered a fossil in Newfoundland that may provide the earliest evidence of an animal with muscles.
It turns out that the tectonic plate located in the Pacific that dominates the "Ring of Fire" is not nearly as rigid as previously thought.
Scientists have examined century-old museum specimens in order to learn how global climate change will affect a common insect pest that can weaken and kill trees.
It turns out that our planet may not be as green as it could be. Scientists have found that Earth can produce much more land-plant biomass than previously thought.
Trash may not just be causing problems for our environment; it could also be affecting our air. Researchers have found that unregulated trash burning across the globe is pumping far more pollution into the atmosphere than shown on official records.