Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Researchers from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) have solved a 50-year natural science mystery: the undersea source of tsunami waves that devastated a remote Alaska village following the 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Following the rapid spread of Zika virus, Bhutan's health ministry has beefed up surveillance across the country.
Friday, January 29, 2016
A number of UNESCO's World Heritage Sites face major challenges, including the following:
Friday, January 22, 2016
The solar system may have a ninth planet after all.
Scientists have found grisly evidence of a massacre in Kenya about 10,000 years ago, providing rare evidence of violence between groups in ancient hunter-gatherer societies.
Thursday, January 21, 2016
A tiny but scary-looking marine critter that died out with the dinosaurs, caught prey with the aid of two monstrous eyes -- each a quarter of its body length, scientists said Tuesday.
Saturday, January 16, 2016
Happiness is a state of mind, the gurus say.
The brightest exploding star ever detected has bewildered scientists with its incredible power, shining 570 billion times brighter than the sun and twice as potent as any known supernova, scientists said Thursday.