Scientists are preparing to unveil a new planet in our galactic neighborhood which is "believed to be Earth-like" and orbits its star at a distance that could favor life, German weekly Der Spiegel reported Friday.
Italy will retain its crown as the world's biggest wine producer this year, the country's main agricultural body predicted Friday as the first grapes of the 2016 vintage were harvested.
One of the biggest threats to humpback whales spending their summers in New England is being hit by a passing ship.
Japanese consumer spending is in the doldrums but a Singapore-listed business trust believes the nation's golf market is in full swing.
A Dani tribesman participates in a mock tribal war in Walesi district of Wamena, in Indonesia's Papua Province, Monday, Aug. 8.
China's troubled but beloved Jade Rabbit lunar rover has whirred its last, state media said Wednesday.
Deep in the heart of a medieval monastery in Nepal's remote Upper Mustang region, the battle to restore sacred murals and preserve traditional Tibetan Buddhist culture is in full swing.
This undated photo shows a model of a woolly mammoth from the Royal British Columbia Museum in Victoria, British Columbia. Scientists say that one of the last surviving populations of woolly mammoths was likely driven to extinction by lack of drinking water.
A northern Indian state will soon begin a multimillion-U.S.-dollar search in the Himalayas for a mythical plant believed to hold life-saving properties, a local minister said Thursday.
Daniel Higgins is one cop who knows a thing or two about sting operations.