Reference The term “amoeba” refers to simple eukaryotic organisms that move in a characteristic crawling fashion.
Russian troops have captured the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, which still contains nuclear waste that could pose a threat to the surrounding area.
The Russian invasion of Ukraine has led top Ukrainian scientists to withdraw from final approvals of a landmark climate report.
Reference The Sahara desert is the largest hot desert in the world, covering nearly all of northern Africa.
A new study exploring planetary intelligence has revealed the key steps planets, including Earth, must take to become fully intelligent.
A new study into a cold patch of the Arctic, known as the "Blue Blob," has shown that it is slowing the rate Iceland's glaciers are melting, but only for a few more decades.
In a new collaborative report, NASA and other U.S. government agencies have found that sea levels will rise up to a foot by 2050.
Reference Gases are a state of matter with no fixed shape or volume. They have a lower density than solids and liquids.
Scientists have confirmed that a 58-foot rogue wave detected by a monitoring buoy off the coast of Canada in 2020 is the 'most extreme' ever recorded.
Reference Protists are one of the six kingdoms of life. They are simple eukaryotic microorganisms that do not fall into the plant, animal, bacteria or fungus groups.
A once-in-a-century wave that struck a cargo ship 25 years ago caused the worst toy-related environmental disaster of all time, known as the Great Lego Spill.
The Geiger-Marsden experiment, also called the gold foil experiment, gave physicists their first view of the structure of the atomic nucleus.
Reference Seasons are periods of the year with distinct weather conditions and day lengths. Earth's four seasons are spring, summer, autumn (fall) and winter.