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.
An Israeli woman fishes in a lake near the southern Israeli town of Yeruham, Tuesday, July 26.
Mexican archeologists have discovered a canal system under the pyramid containing the tomb of a Mayan ruler, suggesting the water tunnel could represent a symbolic path to the underworld.
A new species of extinct flesh-eating marsupial that terrorized Australia's forests some five million years ago has been identified from a recently discovered fossil site, scientists said Tuesday.
Scientists following up on a rare wolverine sighting in the Sierra Nevada set up cameras and captured video of the animal scurrying in the snow, scaling a tree and chewing on bait.
In Mozambique's woodlands, the sound of sweet evolution is at work.