An ancient Mayan text captured the moment when a royal astronomer made a scientific discovery about the movement of Venus across the night sky
Europe's oldest officially dated tree has been uncovered in Greece, and despite living more than a millennium (and counting!), it doesn't look a day over 200
It sounds like the stuff of horror films: a creeping black slime that can't be killed.
As the National Park Service prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary this week, Centennial Ambassador Bill Nye says that technology can help inspire more and more people to vis...
What can a tape measure tell you about how someone will vote? Perhaps everything, at least statistically.
Scientists at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), believe they have identified a “fifth force of nature.”
The odds of finding a blue lobster are one in two million
The vast majority of head lice in the United States are now resistant to most over-the-counter treatments, meaning that it's now especially difficult to vanquish the tiny blood-suc...
A new study challenges the theory that humans populated the Americas using a corridor between ice sheets more than 12,600 years ago.