NASA recently released an image of a comet that will traverse within 84,000 miles of Mars later this year, less than half the distance between Earth and the moon.
The European Space Agency's comet-chasing Rosetta spacecraft caught the first glimpse of its destination comet after waking up from years of hibernation, announced NASA.
The ripple effect of global warming has not only affected humans but also the wild salamanders in the Appalachian Mountains, a latest research claims.
A latest finding represents the newest member of the solar system that is the farthest known dwarf planet orbiting beyond the edge of the system.
Peeing in the swimming pool is not only gross but is also harmful. A new study has found that it has a drastic impact on health.
Researchers have unearthed the fossil of an ancient giant marine animal in Greenland that was known to have appendages, which it used for the purpose of filtering, a new study reveals.
A latest study wipes away the misconceptions that goats are witless animals as it identified that they are much smarter than earlier thought.
A World Health Organization (WHO) report released yesterday found that over seven million people died in 2012 as a result of air pollution. One-third of these people were from developing Asian countries.
The droughts in California are still lingering and causing problems for farmers throughout the region. To get a closer look at the issue, NASA has deployed the Airborne Snow Observatory to see if snowmelt can help the droughts in the coming months.
Thank fossil hunter Gregory Harpel for reuniting two fossil halves of the same turtle's arm bones discovered close to 200 years apart.
The arrival of the Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying the Expedition 39 crew members at the International Space Station is delayed by two days due to some technical glitch.