Saturday, September 26, 2015
In its early life, Earth suffered a meteorite pummeling that lasted 100 million years and may have changed its chemical makeup forever, researchers said Wednesday.
Global warming and evolution are reshaping the bodies of some American bumblebees, a new study finds.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Israeli archaeologists had hoped to finally uncover the mystery of the ancient tomb of the Maccabees -- but they have been thwarted once again.
Archaeologists have discovered a pre-Roman era tomb in perfect condition at Pompeii, the team at the archaeological site buried in a 79 A.D. volcanic eruption announced Monday.
A British archaeologist who believes the legendary Queen Nefertiti may be buried in a secret room adjoining Tutankhamun's tomb is coming to Egypt to test his theory, authorities said Monday.
Do you know where each of your toes are? This may seem a bizarre question, but a surprising study Monday suggests you may not.
The oldest signs of heavy metal pollution caused by human activity, dating from the early Stone Age, have been found in caves in Spain and Gibraltar, officials said Monday.
Saturday, September 19, 2015
For the second time in two years, a captive snake in the U.S. has given birth without any interaction with a member of the opposite sex.
Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Computers do not noticeably improve school pupils' academic results and can even hamper performance, an Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development report said Tuesday that looked at the impact of technology in classrooms across the globe.
Monday, September 14, 2015
An archaeological survey to clear the way for construction near a mall has unearthed thousands of stone tools crafted at least 10,000 years ago.