A new fossil of a species that once belonged to the marine group Desmostylia is telling scientists a bit more about this strange animal group.
The Arctic ocean is experiencing immense warming from beneath the surface, heat compared to the sun, according to researchers.
Scientists have discovered a new species of human relative that may tell researchers a bit more about human evolution. The new discovery, in particular, shows how this ancient species, Homo naledi, moved and walked in its environment.
Researchers spotted a sofa shark off the coast of Scotland for the first time since 2000.
Scientists may be turning trees into energy storage devices.
There may be a link between disease and climate change. Scientists have found that the epidemics of dengue are lined to high temperatures brought by the El Niño weather system.
With the use of stem cells it is now possible for researchers to restore human vision.
Among the new species, a sneezing monkey, a jewel-like snake and a walking fish are all part of the package.
Scientists may have solved a long-running mystery about the first stages of plant life on Earth. They found that our planet was once covered with a film of ancient alga that was able to inhabit land before it went on to evolve in the world's first plant.
It turns out that magnetism may have more of a role to play in bird migration than once expected. Scientists have found new evidence that reed warblers rely on a geomagnetic map to point them in the right direction.
The world's oceans have more diverse species than before, a recent study revealed.
Global warming may be linked to increasing wildfires. Scientists have taken a closer look at the wildfire history in Colorado's mountains and have found that large fires will continue to increase in a warming climate.