NASA on Tuesday performed its second and last test-fire of a rocket booster for the Space Launch System (SLS), a powerful engine that may one day launch astronauts to Mars, the U.S. space agency said.
Dozens of caimans are on the verge of death because of a harsh drought that has hit a wide desert zone of Paraguay known as the Chaco Boreal.
A frontier town that juts into a hostile neighboring country and has a long history of militants firing upon it doesn't seem like a typical place to seek serenity. But that's exactly what you will find in Metulla, Israel's most northerly point, which is engulfed by Lebanon on three sides but which is home to a nature reserve.
Scientists have deployed a buoy 35 kilometers off the coast of New York's Fire Island to monitor several species of great whales in "near real-time." The high-tech acoustic device will eavesdrop on the songs of the whales to better understand and safeguard their movements near two busy shipping lanes entering New York Harbor.
As harbor seals are being born in the U.S. Pacific northwest, marine mammal advocates up and down the West Coast are urging people not to touch or pick up pups that come up on beaches and shorelines to rest.
Before moviegoers return to Pandora, they'll be able visit the exotic alien world from "Avatar" on their smartphones.
In this photo released by mainland China's Xinhua News Agency, a vehicle leaves light trails in a long exposure photo as it drives beneath the 500-meter Aperture Spherical Telescope (FAST) in Pingtang County in southwestern China's Guizhou province Monday...
In a case that could have big implications for dams and other development in the U.S. northwest, a federal appeals court panel said Monday that Native American tribes have a right not only to fish for salmon...
In this Monday, June 27 photograph, temperatures skyrocket well into triple digits as people from around Solano County seek out ways to beat the summer heat in Dixon, California. Alyvia Dunn, 5, plays in the fountain of a kids pool area at the Pat Grannuci Aquatic Center in City Hall Park.
Lanvin's Lucas Ossendrijver celebrated a glorious decade as the storied Parisian house's menswear designer in a highly anticipated show that saw the Palais de Tokyo venue bursting at the seams Sunday with guests.