In a latest finding, researchers have unearthed fossilized remains of the largest four-winged dinosaur that sheds light on how these predators might have flown.
The study of fossilized sea urchin trails revealed that for the past 50 million years, animals have used the same forging technique.
For the first time, researchers have discovered rainwater at new depths below Earth's fractured upper crust where high temperature and pressure exists.
A deadly fungus is sweeping across the Midwest and eastern United States, killing native snakes as it makes its way through the population. Now, scientists have found a more accurate way to test for this infection.
For years, researchers have thought that organic pollutants could be contributing to green turtles' susceptibility to a tumor-causing disease. Now, they've found out otherwise.
Archaeologists said that they have discovered what might have been an 8,000-year-old human skull from the Stone Age in Norway. Though researchers are still uncertain at this time if the remains are human, the skeleton also appears to have attached brain matter.
NASA plans to sends its Multiple Altimeter Beam Experimental Lidar (MABEL) above Alaska and the Arctic Ocean on one of theER-2 high-altitude aircraft in order to investigate the features of the Arctic ice during the summer.
How cute is your dog? It may have evolved to be more adorable than its wild ancestors during the domestication process. Now, researchers have uncovered the underlying link between "cute" traits and a group of embryonic stem cells.
Scientists have unraveled one of the riddles of mammal evolution. They've discovered why mammals have a strong conservation in the number of their trunk vertebrae; it all has to do with the essential role of speed and agility.
Archaeologists have discovered remains of an ancient ancestor of the present-day elephant, along with artifacts of the prehistoric Clovis culture, suggesting that the mammoths roamed the continent longer than previously thought.
What are the ocean's most abundant organisms? They're bacteria, of course. Now, scientists have learned a bit more about these tiny organisms.