Could volcanoes be slowing global warming? That may just be the case. Scientists have found that small volcanic eruptions could be slowing the warming process across our planet.
Paleontologists are rewriting the history of New Zealand's ancient whales. They've discovered a previously unknown genus of fossil baleen whales and two species within it.
It turns out that climate change didn't cause the end of the Bronze Age. Scientists have discovered that a huge population collapse in Europe at the end of this age wasn't caused by a sudden shift in temperature.
What do lizards and birds have in common? They have more similarities than you might think. Scientists have found that like birds, iguanas have breathing that flows in a one-directional loop through their lungs.
Overhunting may be causing elephants populations to decline, but it's also affecting the vegetation around them. Scientists have found that the dramatic loss of elephants is also leading to the local extinction of certain tree species.
Scientists have uncovered the virus behind disintegrating starfish. Not only that, but they've discovered what's behind the disease's sudden appearance, which has decimated sea stars on the North American Pacific Coast.
Scientists have gotten an all new view of carbon dioxide. An ultra-high-resolution NASA computer models reveals how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere travels around the globe.
It turns out that turbulence may be responsible for strengthening our planet's magnetic field.
When it comes to lizards, the secret to a longer life may be less sex and more greens. Scientists have discovered that reduced reproductive rates and a plant-rich diet increased the lifespan of reptiles.
Is there a way to reduce pesticide use? Scientists believe that insect-resistant maize could be the answer
It turns out that this past summer may have experienced the highest ocean temperatures ever recorded. Scientists have announced that the summer saw the highest global mean sea surface temperatures to date.