Rosalind Franklin was the British scientist whose work was integral to the discovery of DNA's structure.
For the first time, an expedition climbed Fuji Dome in the interior of East Antarctica using a wind-blown vehicle.
Archaeologists working at a London construction site rediscovered the lost grave of explorer Matthew Flinders, who circumnavigated Australia.
Stratolaunch will continue to work on the world's largest airplane, but the company will abandon plans for its own rockets.
The restoration included an investigation of mysterious brown spots on wall paintings inside King Tut's burial chamber.
A 10,600-year-old mummy found in Nevada is helping scientists fill in their fuzzy picture of how humans first migrated into the Americas.
Ancient hidden settlements were revealed in a new lidar survey of the Izapa kingdom in southern Mexico.
Here's a look at the amazing discoveries from the ancient site of the Izapa kingdom in southern Mexico.
Archaeologists think they've spotted traces of social inequality in a 5,000-year-old village that was buried on the shores of Lake Zurich in Switzerland.
Experts warn we need to pay more attention to animal health to stop Disease X, a hypothetical epidemic caused by a species-hopping pathogen.
Forecasters watching Hurricane Michael barrel toward the Gulf coast of Florida earlier this week saw the storm do something "most unusual."
Abandoned 170 years ago, the HMS Erebus was only rediscovered in the icy waters of the Canadian Arctic in 2014.