Want to see an erupting volcano? How about seeing it from space? The Landsat Data Continuity Mission satellite captured an image of Paluweh volcano spewing ash into the area as it passed overhead.
It turns out that not everyone wants protection for the rare wolverine. State officials in the Northern Rockies opposed a federal proposal to give new protections to the carnivorous mammal as climate change threatens to melt the species' snowy mountain habitat.
Forget about social butterflies; it's plants that are the gregarious ones. Scientists have discovered that plants may "talk" to one another via nanomechanical vibrations. This, in turn, causes them to grow better than they would otherwise.
Algae can have serious consequences for Lake Erie. Now, it turns out that these blooms may becoming more frequent--a bad situation for one of the Great Lakes.
A new study by the researchers at the Brown University has revealed the mechanism of how bats that feed on nectar uses blood flow to reshape its tongue while feeding
Till date, humans were primarily held responsible for the extinction of the extraordinary gigantic animals that once roamed Australia. However, this claim lacked direct evidence. But a recent scientific study challenges this theory and blames drastic climate change for the extinction of the megafaun...
Scientists from the Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Program (AMAP) have announced that the Arctic Ocean is experiencing some serious ocean acidification--and it's not likely to remedy itself any time soon.
The choice of sexual partners among male spiders is commonly chosen by attractiveness of the female. Yet, it is also commonly known that female partners may typically eat their partners. However, a new study suggests that there is not as much evidence about how males may sometimes dictate the choice...
Climate change will not only cause boreal forests to shift north, but also may cause them to release far more carbon than expected.
New research has found that natural emissions and manmade pollutants could have a cooling effect on Earth by making clouds brighter.
Loggerhead sea turtles are hatching from their sandy nests, and now may be getting some extra protection. A legal settlement was filed that gives the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service two months to identify suitable in-water nesting and migratory habitat for endangered loggerhead turtles.