With the solar cycle set to peak earlier than predicted, the sun's corona should look its spectacular spiky best for April 8's total solar eclipse.
The gigantic iceberg A23a, which broke off from Antarctica in 1986, is finally moving away from the icy continent after being stuck on the seafloor for decades.
The NISAR satellite, a collaboration between NASA and India's space agency ISRO, will help scientists monitor how climate change is affecting Earth's varied landscapes.
Boost your metabolism and develop overall strength with the 35lb PowerBlock Adjustable Kettlebell.
Researchers used an algorithm to scour databases of bacterial genomes for never-before-seen CRISPR systems.
Two new species of pygmy squid have been discovered off Okinawa and named after mythical creatures.
Scientists have analyzed the remains of a great white shark that washed up in Australia in October and confirmed orcas disemboweled the predator to eat its liver — a first in these waters.
DNA from a supposed Abominable Snowman actually came from a horse, but that doesn't mean stories of the Yeti passed on by local people aren't important.
Scientists have scanned the mummified remains of a supposed "mermaid" from Japan. The initial results suggest it is a horrifying mix of fish, monkey and lizard parts.
If dark matter is made from "dark" versions of the basic building blocks of ordinary matter, the world's largest particle accelerator should be able to pin it down, a new study suggests.
Scientists suspect that type-Be 'vampire' stars grow by preying on their smaller companions. New research suggests there may be an important third player in these systems.
Far from any galaxy, icy grains of dust in deep space may be able to form organic molecules, a new preprint study finds.
With five more protons than should be stable, the newly discovered nitrogen-9 isotope sits right on the borderline of physical possibility.
Researchers have built a tool called PoseSonic that can accurately track a glasses wearer's upper body movements.
The hand was printed using a technique called slow-curing, which gives plastics more time to set and makes them more durable.