Nature, in the broadest sense, is equivalent to the natural world, physical world, or material world. "Nature" refers to the phenomena of the physical world, and also to life in general. It ranges in scale from the subatomic to the cosmic.
Polybia paulista, a Brazilian wasp, has a special toxin in its venom that can kill cancer cells without harming healthy ones.
Ankylosaur's Tail Evolution has been disputed as a chicken or egg theory, but NC State's Victoria Arbour has discovered which came first between the knob and the handle.
A study led by Raphael Boulay has shown that ants can display group-level personalities, becoming another species showing the trait once believed to be unique to human beings alone.
Cleaner air and plummeting nitrogen dioxide levels in the Middle East have resulted from an industrial slowdown caused by political upheaval and armed conflict, especially in countries like Syria and Egypt.
Additive manufacturing is being utilized in early testing and latter molding for SeaTags that hope to change scientists' understanding of the ocean, and to better protect the life within.
Could we be visiting a real life Jurassic Park sometime soon in the future? Scientists have the capabilities of genetically engineering long extinct species such as the woolly mammoth, passenger pigeon or other extinct species but the topic for discussion at a conference later on Friday, is should t...
President Obama plans to announce Friday that he will ask Congress for $2 billion in a bid to research alternatives to gasoline in a push to limit the United States dependency on oil, according to White House fact sheet.
When one thinks of New Zealand landscape, it's easy to think of all that beautiful, lush nature that were captured in scenes from "Lord of the Rings" where the trilogy was shot. However, New Zealand officials announced a drought across its entire North Island for the first time in at least 30 years ...
A massive 2,000 pound shark has been caught, tagged and released back into the ocean off of Florida in a bid to provide more information on this toothy animal's habits and life cycle. The research team is currently working on analyzing the gathered data.
A new study has revealed that rainforest are more resilient to global warming than previously imagined as they are less likely to lose biomass.
Ever wondered how bees get all that energy to fly around from flower to flower, pollinating as they go along? A new study shows that some flowers -coffee and citrus flowers - contain caffeine which gives honeybees a memory boost and improves their pollination skills.