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.
Marine biologist David Gruber recorded a biofluorescent sea turtle the first time, while filming for National Geographic in the Solomon Islands.
A change in the ocean's top layer of water may be affecting how carbon dioxide is filtered out of our atmosphere.
Scientists have discovered that individual diversity increase a species chances to survive during environmental shifts and changes.
As climate change strikes the Northeast, many species, including the polar bear, are cross-breeding, resulting in hybrids in the wild.
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 ...