Thursday, October 1, 2015
The search for extraterrestrial life just got a big boost from NASA's stunning announcement that it now has its strongest evidence yet of liquid water on Mars.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Standing before the majestic gold, ochre and white frescos of Tutankhamun's tomb, British archaeologist Nicholas Reeves on Monday passionately defended his daring theory that Nefertiti is buried in a secret chamber.
Curious lines running down slopes on the Martian surface may be streaks of super-salty brine, said the latest findings Monday in the scientific quest for extra-terrestrial liquid water, a prerequisite for life.
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.