These jets of matter act like snowplows that shove gas around inside galaxies. And for the first time astronomers have spotted it happening.
As climate change ramps into high gear, global temperature records are being smashed left and right.
Researchers have uncovered new details of a hidden image buried within Leonardo da Vinci's painting "The Virgin of the Rocks."
A team of biologists from the United Kingdom thinks that they've decoded the mystery of all the gray squirrels running around the United States with black fur.
There are ancient, massive galaxies haunting the dusty reaches of our universe, invisible to the Hubble Space Telescope. But now astronomers sifting through infrared data have discovered 39 of them.
The new rules, which the administration says will benefit businesses, tell regulators not to consider science alone when making decisions about endangered species.
It seems that at some point after astronauts visited the moon, a powerful moonquake sent boulders tumbling across the lunar surface. Here's what they tell us.
Native Hawaiians argue that the Thirty Meter Telescope, set for construction on the sacred site, was planned without care for their concerns.
Doctors who extracted the teeth claimed that radiation from mobile towers, as well as genetics, may have played a role in causing the growth. But there's good reason to be skeptical.
This first-of-its-kind discovery reveals a new category of ultrahot exoplanet, one so thoroughly cooked that your cast-iron skillet would bubble, turn to gas and boil out of the atmosphere.
The worst day of melting was July 31, when 11 billion tons of melted ice disappeared into the ocean.
The proof took 30 years to be solved, but it's so simple and elegant that you can summarize it in a single tweet.
In a new paper, a pair of Japanese astronomers hatch a plan for finding dozens or hundreds of the black holes that are hiding out in the Milky Way.
A volcano on the island of Java, in Indonesia, blasted ash into the air today (July 26), causing panic and spurring an evacuation of the vicinity, according to the Associated Press.
A new study shows that the ice at the bottoms of submerged glaciers could be melting 100 times faster than anyone thought.
The global climate is changing more now than at any point in the plast 2,000 years. The Little Ice Age and the Medieval Warm Period were nothing like this.
The whole whirling system is smaller than the planet Saturn, and it's blinking at Earth faster than you can microwave a lasagna.
Flying space rocks like 2019 OD get lots of attention, but there's aThese news stories get lots of attention, but there's a morbid reason why you really shouldn't worry about them.
A stunning video shows this strange see-through animal floating along with its tentacles waving above its head in the central Pacific Ocean near Palmyra Atoll.
A Chinese space station fell out of the sky today (July 19). But unlike the last time this happened, China was in control the whole time.
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