Piotr Naskrecki was taking a nighttime walk in a rainforest in Guyana, when he heard rustling as if something were creeping underfoot.
With defense experts looking for better ways to prevent nuclear threats from entering the U.S., a startup in Boston may have the answer.
Newfound fossils may solve a century-long mystery over the identity of a bizarre 500-million-year-old animal
Hidden for more than 90 years beneath the rolling sand dunes of Guadalupe, California, an enormous, plaster sphinx from the 1923 blockbuster movie "The Ten Commandments" has...
A newly revealed mosaic on the floor of a vast Greek tomb shows Hades hauling his reluctant bride Persephone to the underworld, archaeologists announced today (Oct.
The ancestors of modern-day kangaroos, giant marsupials with rabbitlike faces, may have walked upright on two feet, sans any hopping, a new study finds.
A new exotic particle has been hiding out amidst the gobs of data collected by the world's largest atom smasher, physicists have discovered
It may look innocuous now, but this little stone may have killed someone 700 years ago
A 50,000-volt shock from a Taser is powerful enough to immobilize a person, but how does such a strong jolt affect the brain? A burst of electricity from a stun gun can...
Towering rocks at the bottom of the ocean hold a surprising secret: Life