New footage reveals that the thresher shark employs a unique tactic to capture food by stunning its prey with a viscious tail-slap.
A new study on global warming implicates that the loss of ice sheets will have significant impacts for our future.
Earthly bacteria behaves in never-before-seen ways when in space, researchers say.
For the first time ever, astronomers discovered "radio bursts" from outside of the Milky Way galaxy. NASA reported that the four radio bursts were discovered in galaxies billions of light-years away.
Global death toll at 45, most cases in Saudi Arabia--for now
Google Maps may have finally covered every corner of the world using their Google Maps system, because now they are clearly out of ideas.
A new study conducted by the Australian National University reported that the rising levels of carbon dioxide have caused deserts to start "greening" - or increasing foliage.
Two astronauts will walk outside of the International Space Station for 6.5 hours on Tuesday, which will be available for live viewing.
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Air pollution in northern China has cut life expectancy by an average of 5.5 years and caused higher rates of lung cancer, heart attacks and strokes, study confirms.
Two miles beneath the Antarctic Ice, Lake Vostok was assumed to be uninhabited. An analysis of ice cores challenges this notion, leading scientists to question whether life may be possible on Jupiter's moon, Europa.
A team of researchers in the U.S. and Europe devised a telescope that will hover over 99% of the Earth's atmosphere by hanging from a balloon.
Popocatépetl Volcano has erupted, disrupting air travel and spewing ash 2 miles high into the sky.
For the first time ever, scientists created a functional human liver from stems sells, made from human skin and blood.
Recent footage gathered by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration satellite, named the Suomi NPP, shows how green changes over the course of the seasons, and how humans are alterting it with industrial innovation.