COVID-19 may eventually become a seasonal illness like the flu.
Louisiana already has 23,000 climate refugees living in shelters following Hurricane Laura. Hurricane Sally will flood the region beginning today.
A curious bunny named Elinor explores Animal Town with her friends, in an endearing new PBS series that teaches kids how to find answers about science and nature.
Phosphine, a chemical long thought to be a signature of life, is floating around in the clouds of Venus. How did it get there?
Fierce debate over the Nebra Sky Disk has been reignited by a new study that suggests it is at least 1,000 years younger than previously thought.
La Niña conditions — cooler-than-average sea surface temperatures across the equatorial Pacific Ocean — could promote a more active Atlantic hurricane season.
The moon and Venus will form a triangle with the Beehive star cluster in the predawn sky on Monday (Sept. 14).
A new film channels the spirit and traces the lineage of Laika, the first creature ever to orbit Earth.
Three physicists won a $3 million Breakthrough prize for a series of experiments that began using cheap equipment on a tabletop in Seattle and ended up hunting dark matter.
The wreck of a German warship torpedoed and sunk by a British submarine in 1940 has been discovered in deep water off the North Sea coast of southern Norway.
An international contest for space photography awarded its top prize to the photographer who captured a unique view of the Andromeda galaxy.
Mysterious midnight disaster spared critical electronics in iconic alien-hunting telescope called the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico.
People who tested positive for COVID-19 were twice as likely to report dining at a restaurant before becoming sick than people who tested negative.