Ancient people came up with a number of creative ways to store leftovers.
More than half of the species in five mammal groups went extinct in Africa about 34 million years ago, scientists recently discovered.
After speeding up during 2020, the Earth's spin had settled down. A negative leap second may still be needed in the next decade.
We investigate whether the rowing machine is a good workout, and compare it to other ways of getting fit.
A team mapping the seafloor in the northern Red Sea unexpectedly spotted a purpleback flying squid near a previously unknown shipwreck.
UFO enthusiasts who rallied in 2019 to invade Area 51 may have been joking about "storming" the base. But law enforcement officials took the idea very, very seriously.
More than 90 rattlesnakes were pulled from the foundation of a California home, where the snakes may have been gathering to give birth.
Arachnophobia is a fear of arachnids, a group of arthropods that includes spiders, scorpions, ticks and mites.
China has test fired a huge new solid rocket motor, creating more propulsion options for the country’s growing space activities.
CRISPR is a simple yet powerful tool for editing genomes. It allows researchers to easily alter DNA sequences and modify gene function.