A new study is shedding light on how the Earth's tilt influences some of the world's heaviest rainbelt.
Researchers are examining the earth's core and they are studying past changes in sea levels to make future predictions regarding climate change.
A new study found that increasing aridity could significantly reduce the microbial diversity within communities, especially dryland regions.
When a team of international researchers examined rocks from the bottom of ancient oceans, they found that the oceans had high marine arsenic concentrations, revealing that they had been toxic for a while.
A rare dog-sized fossil of a horned dinosaur has been identified by researchers. The unusual fossil dated to the Cretaceous period, around 66-100 million years ago.
A new study suggests that the common believe that the Earth's tectonic plates stay strong when they slide under another plate may not be universal.
A study at the University of Leeds is revealing new evidence on the mass extinction period on the earth.
Earth's magnetic field is not about to flip. While the intensity of this field has weakened in the last couple hundred of years, researchers have found that this doesn't mean it's about to reverse.
The solar system may be a lot hairier than we thought. Scientists have found that there may be long filaments, or "hairs," of dark matter around Earth and our solar system.
In a recent study, researchers found that the earth's rich oxygen atmosphere emerged from a from a blue-green algae, which was found in the oceans 2.5 billion years ago.
Researchers have discovered an exoplanet that's is a little bigger than earth and it is located close to the solar system. The newly found exoplanet could be potentially habitable, according to researchers from the Kavli Foundation.
Groundwater can be found throughout the globe, and is one of the most exploited resources on the planet. It ranges from months to millions of years old and now, researchers have mapped the extent of this precious resource.