Can you imagine a world in which your favorite foods didn’t exist?
How, exactly, do powerful empires collapse, and why? Researchers now believe they've found an answer, one that has troubling implications for today because we're clearly on the road to ruin.
In the event of a future mass extinction, rats may be the animals best suited to repopulate the world, some scientists say.
A mass grave in a Chinese lakebed contains the extremely well-preserved fossils of dinosaurs, mammals and early birds, but the cause of the animals' death has long puzzled scientists
The iconic Doomsday Clock remains poised at five minutes until midnight, the Science and Security Board of the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists announced.
Eerie round, orange clouds were spotted over a Michigan city, making the sky appear "on fire" and leading residents to worry that wild weather was coming.
A ship graveyard in Mauritania, a picturesque 16th century Italian village, a once-grand train station—we can't help but be mesmerized by these mysterious and beautiful abandoned places around the...
During the latter part of last week, a huge void rotated across the face of the sun -- the largest hole to be observed in the sun's atmosphere in over a year.