Archaeologists discovered a ram-headed sphinx dating back some 3,700 years at a famous site in Egypt.
What's the largest spider? The fastest? The weirdest? This list has all of your arachnid records covered.
It is not the widest nor longest nor deepest canyon in the world, but the Grand Canyon of northern Arizona is certainly one of the most impressive and most visited natural wonders found on the planet
Gaping depressions have been discovered lurking beneath the Greenland ice sheet. They are likely meteor impact craters.
Photos of the amazing stone structures, dating back thousands of years, that were discovered in the Western Sahara.
As the ice caps on Baffin Island shrink, the landscape beneath is seeing the light of day for the first time in perhaps 120,000 years. Here’s a look at the stark and humbling beauty.
The world's rivers flow like so many rainbows in a map by Hungarian cartographer Robert Szucs.
This past year, engineers launched many oddities into space, including a Tesla Roadster, a gold-plated canopic jar and a cosmic disco ball.
As 2018 draws to a close, we look back at some of the record-breaking discoveries of the year.