The shimmering blue light in Tasmanian Bay looks enthralling but could threaten the greater ecosystem.
NASA's new space laser could help assess the peak or decline of phytoplankton, microscopic underwater plants, that are vital in the oceanic food chain.
The hardest that would be hit by the sixth mass extinction are the biggest animals that could lead to "tropical cascade" or the stumble of the food chain.
A group of scientists recently discovered fungi presence from space. Does this confirm the possibility of life outside Earth?
What effect does ozone have on the environment? Scientists have found that ozone doesn't necessarily promote the decline of natural ecosystems.
Humans may be speeding up the process of evolution.
While sharks are often characterized as being terrors of the deep, they aren't nearly as fearsome as their reputation states. Scientists have found that reef sharks prefer prey that's bite-sized-which is about as small as a cheeseburger.
Modern microbial ecosystems may provide a window to early life on Earth.
Researchers use maps of forests and soils to determine effects of future climate change.
In a recent study, researchers found that human activities generate massive amounts of plastic waste which ends up in the ocean and landmasses, and the Earth is entering an 'Age of Plastic.'