Image Albums
29 August 2014, 03:26 PM ET
Images of the volcanic eruption in the Holuhraun lava field north of Bardarbunga volcano in Iceland.
29 August 2014, 03:10 PM ET
Swinging on fire hoses. Basking in the sun. See the many ways these chimpanzees are enjoying retirement at Chimp Haven after years in a laboratory.
29 August 2014, 09:43 AM ET
Amazing images every day!
28 August 2014, 02:01 PM ET
Life the frigid Arctic is challenging, but humans have populated the region for thousands of years. Now, a new study suggests the first groups of people to live in the Arctic region of the Americas do not have any descendents living today.
28 August 2014, 10:22 AM ET
Don't believe in the Abominable Snowman? These photos might make you change your mind.
27 August 2014, 02:00 PM ET
See how ice bulldozes black boulders across Death Valley National Park's Racetrack Playa.
27 August 2014, 12:54 PM ET
The X Prize Foundation is hosting a $10 million competition to develop a mobile health-monitoring device that can diagnose and interpret a set of 15 medical conditions and monitor five vital signs. Here are devices from some of the finalists.
25 August 2014, 06:53 PM ET
NASA shared satellite photos of 10 U.S. national parks in honor of the National Park Service's 98th anniversary.
25 August 2014, 06:30 PM ET
Archaeologists have been clearing dirt and stone slabs from the entrance of a huge tomb in Macedonia. Excitement is building over what excavators might find inside.
25 August 2014, 02:43 PM ET
On Aug. 24, 2014, a 6.0-magnitude earthquake hit the Bay area, near Napa, California. The quake caused more than 170 injuries, and damaged buildings and homes in the region.
23 August 2014, 06:21 AM ET
Endangered dragonflies, tree-climbing snakes and zombie ants are just the live Science side of our favorite images for this week. Check these out!
22 August 2014, 04:34 PM ET
Images of methane gas plumes bubbling up from the seafloor along the U.S. Atlantic Coast.
22 August 2014, 09:03 AM ET
Photos of Iceland's Barðarbunga volcano.
22 August 2014, 07:33 AM ET
Between 2004 and 2007, archaeologists excavated a site in Tel Tsaf in the Jordan Valley of Israel, finding evidence for a Late Byzantine-Early Islamic occupation, including a burial with a metal awl inside.
21 August 2014, 09:23 AM ET
Producers for Hollywood films like "World War Z" and shows like "The Big Bang Theory" use 3D scanners to produce lifelike models of their characters.
20 August 2014, 11:50 AM ET
See stunning photos of Martian meteorites.
20 August 2014, 10:54 AM ET
Archaeologists working at the ancient city of Corinth, in Greece, have discovered a tomb that dates back about 2,800 years. Inside pottery with zigzagging decorations was found.
19 August 2014, 04:30 PM ET
Imagine an armored truck that can drive itself, is invisible to enemies and can travel at extreme speeds. That's the type of truck the Pentagon is hoping to develop through its new ground X-vehicle program.
18 August 2014, 07:02 PM ET
Some of the oldest living organisms on Earth are also some of the most beautiful.
18 August 2014, 07:52 AM ET
The Mexican Jesus statue, which contains real human teeth, was likely made during the 18th century, though exactly how it came by real teeth is a mystery.
16 August 2014, 10:24 AM ET
Ancient, extinct fractal creatures, a triple hit of cuteness and real-life terminators are just a few of our favorite awesome science images this week.
14 August 2014, 06:20 PM ET
A NASA spacecraft has captured dust particles that scientists believe may come from interstellar space.
14 August 2014, 05:31 PM ET
A shipwreck in the Baltic Sea has revealed artifacts as well as a Selters bottle that shows traces of alcohol, most likely a gin or vodka, say researchers.
14 August 2014, 05:15 PM ET
A Chinese zoo shared photos of a rare trio of giant panda cubs. The pictures show the triplets resting in an incubator while their mother recovers from the birth.
14 August 2014, 03:03 PM ET
The arapaima is the largest fish in the Amazon River basin. These incredible freshwater fish can measure 10 feet (3 meters) long and weigh more than 400 pounds (180 kilograms).
13 August 2014, 06:29 PM ET
A healthy population of European wildcats lives in the forest around Mount Etna, an active volcano in Sicily, new research shows.
13 August 2014, 02:00 PM ET
Archaeologists have found evidence that Egyptians mummified their dead 1,500 years earlier than previously believed.
13 August 2014, 02:00 PM ET
An ancient flying reptile that had a bizarre, butterfly-like projection on its head has been unearthed in bone beds in Brazil
12 August 2014, 03:43 PM ET
Photos of the first fire-scarred petrified wood ever found, from a national forest in Utah.
12 August 2014, 08:07 AM ET
The cemetery yielded beautiful treasures, including an "evil eye" box, a silver ring and other goods for the afterlife. The cemetery, with several underground tombs, was discovered while workers were digging a ditch near modern-day Dangeil in Sudan.
11 August 2014, 02:43 PM ET
In July 2014, the Wellcome Library announced that it would digitize more than 15 million pages of medical books and pamphlets published between 1800 and 1900 to help build up the U.K. Medical Heritage Library.
11 August 2014, 12:18 PM ET
A mastodon skull and an ancient knife found deep below the water in the Chesapeake Bay could hint that Europeans first colonized the Americas, though the evidence is controversial.