A digital map of the entire Antarctic seafloor has been created for the first time by an international team of scientists under the leadership of the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, Germany. This kind of reliable information on the depth and floor structure ...
A new genus of bat has been discovered in South Sudan. The fluffy, black and white striped mammal was spotted during a mission to conduct field research and improve conservation efforts.
Over 1,000 starving sea lion pups have washed ashore--and they just keep coming. While the NOAA has declared an unusual mortality event, re-strandings are starting to become an issue.
Climate change may drastically impact wine production in major grape growing regions, including Bordeaux, Tuscany and Napa Valley.
The future of solar energy may be here--at least in part. Inspired by trees, researchers have created tiny nanowires that demonstrate incredible efficiency.
The lip-smacking call that geladas use to vocalize could give researchers clues to the origin of human speech.
Some things never change, and that's certainly true about a mother's love. A litter of puppies abandoned by their owner show that the old saying about motherly love is true-it's blind!
Fasten your seat belt. Climate change could increase mid-air turbulence, according to a new analysis by scientists.
Earth Day is just two weeks away, and we have to wonder this time around, how are we going to contribute to making the planet a better place?
Do Americans care about global warming? Apparently their concern is on the rise after several years of expanded public skepticism.
Carbon emissions may be creating giant crabs, causing them to grow to monstrous proportions and threatening the oyster industry.