Using reverse-engineering, researchers have discovered and synthesized a protein derived from flesh-eating bacteria which can act as a molecular "superglue" for certain medical and research applications.
Researchers have discovered a secret population of orangutans in Borneo. Now, the rare species may be receiving some extra protection from the government.
A severe storm swept across the Midwest Wednesday. More snow is expected for Thursday.
A new species of tree-dwelling porcupine has been discovered in Brazil in an area that is at risk for destruction.
A letter from the DNA pioneer and Nobel Prize winner Francis Crick to his son was sold for $5.3 million at a New York auction on Wednesday.
Chocolate may certainly seem important at most holiday functions, and it can add a little extra something special to any desert, but for pets, and dogs in particular, this treat is toxic.
Paleontologists in China have unearthed the oldest fossilized dinosaur embryos ever discovered; they could shed light on dinosaur development.
Dark lightning, the flashes of gamma rays that occur during thunderstorms, can zap airline passengers with radiation during flight.
New research may explain men's titillating attraction to breasts.
An unusual anal fish fin discovered in an ancient fossil may offer new insight into the evolutionary history of paired limbs--such as our legs.
A new report and an interactive map reveal that extreme weather disasters impacted nearly 80 percent of Americans over the past few years.