In a recent study, researchers found that the earth's rich oxygen atmosphere emerged from a from a blue-green algae, which was found in the oceans 2.5 billion years ago.
The Hydra may actually be able to modify its genetic program.
Droughts may kill off the tallest trees in tropical rainforests in coming decades. Scientists have identified the ecological trigger that brings about the death of tropical rainforest trees during prolonged water shortages.
There may be a new method to repair elephant tusks. A new resin is replacing the metal ring typically used to prevent cracks from furthering down an elephant's tusk.
Scientists may have found a link between climate change and dead zones.
More than half of the tree species in the Amazon rainforest may be globally threatened.
In a Yale University study, researcher examined the temperatures of ancient oceans from five thousand years ago.
By analyzing the DNA of Homo floresiensis' teeth, researchers found that they were a separate species from modern man.
Parasitic worm infection could help or harm a women's fertility, according to a recent study.
When fish venture into the open ocean, they seem to disappear. Now, researchers have learned a bit more about how fish play with light in order to camouflage themselves from predators.
Climate change may be mixing up life in the Arctic with warm water