The two most invasive termite species in the world are shacking up, producing a potentially powerful new termite hybrid in South Florida, a new study finds.
The Aral Sea is shrinking, leaving a dried-up white lakebed where there used to be blue water.
NASA's ambitious asteroid-capture mission has changed a lot since the agency officially announced its existence less than two years ago.
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Astronaut Scott Kelly's identical twin pulled a fast one on NASA right before his brother blasted off on a one-year space station mission.
Sure, the last two winters have been bitterly cold—but scientists in Zurich and California say this has nothing to do with climate change.
A construction site in Tel Aviv has given up evidence of a bit of 5,000-year-old revelry in the form of an early Bronze Age brewery in 17 pits dating from 3500BC to 3000BC,...
It's a common hypothetical in physics classrooms: How long would it take to fall through a tunnel from one side of the Earth to the other?
A newly discovered Cambrian predator with a wicked set of arms under its four-eyed face reveals that early arthropods were experimentalists when it came to using their limbs.
The excavation of a roughly 500-year-old latrine in Jerusalem has uncovered thousands of eggs from human parasites, including some that may have come from Northern Europe, a...