Researchers in Hawaii have been absorbed by a sea creature they discovered last summer, and their findings are pretty big.
A congressional field hearing in the coming week on a proposal to create a national monument in northern Maine underscores how partisan lines have been drawn as Republican lawmakers try to rein in the expansion of public lands by Democratic President Barack Obama.
NASA tried again Saturday to inflate an add-on room at the International Space Station, after the first attempt ran into problems due to too much friction.
Scientists have found further evidence supporting the theory that some of the building blocks for life may have come to Earth from outer space.
SpaceX launched an Asian communications satellite into a distant orbit Friday and for the fourth time managed to recover the rocket that did the work.
Scientists have recorded the first ever microscopic movies of water being vaporized by the world's brightest X-ray laser.take atomic-level snapshots of some of nature's speediest processes.
In an online sensation, police officers across the U.S. are dancing an updated version of the running man to a catchy 1990s hip hop song in videos that have included professional sports mascots, cheerleading squads and at least one explosion.
The Red Planet is emerging from an Ice Age, according to radar images of Mars's polar regions that are shedding new light on our neighbor's climate cycle, researchers said Thursday.
Antique cars rust under the fierce Cyprus sun beside vintage motorcycles and gutted trucks, stranded for four decades on the wrong side of a dividing line that didn't exist when they were parked.
A Japanese aquarium said Wednesday it had hatched two Humboldt penguin chicks after using artificial insemination, the first time the technique has been successfully deployed for the vulnerable species.