The earth just lost its first mammals to human-caused climate change. The Bramble Cay melomys were once considered common creatures, but sea level rise proved to be the species’ demise.
Have you ever wondered about the mechanisms of optical illusions? Recently, there have been numerous examples of such images that trick the mind and leave us puzzled.
(CNN) -- This is the extraordinary tale of how a massive, strange-looking fish wound up on a beach on the other side of the world from where it lives....
NASA scientists have recently released a trove of data and images from the Bennu asteroid, a carbonaceous asteroid currently orbited by the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft.
Mexico has a large biodiversity, which also includes some of the deadliest animals in the world. The deadliest animals in Mexico include two types of snakes, two spider species, and a lizard.
A new study from researchers at Stanford University could pave the way for cheaper semiconductors with near-perfect performances.
The genetic pool of the ancient male population in the Iberian Peninsula in Southwestern Europe was replaced by migrants from Central Europe thousands of years ago.
In the fifth century BC, the Greek historian Herodotus visited Egypt and wrote of unusual river boats on the Nile. Twenty-three lines of his Historia, the ancient world’s first great narrative history, are devoted to the intricate description of the construction of a “baris”.
A new species of killer whale, known as "Type D," may have been discovered off the coast of Chile by researchers working with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA.)