Today's winter solstice will boast the year's fewest hours of daylight for the Northern Hemisphere. Here's why.
A man in North Carolina died from a rare "brain-eating" amoeba infection after swimming in a lake at a local water park, according to news reports.
Summer is the most common season for U.S. teens and adults to try illegal or recreational drugs for the first time, a new study finds.
Summer doesn't begin for two more days, but oceanographers and climatologists are already sounding the alarm about stunning ice melts going on now in Greenland.
The man had climbed over a railing at the Steaming Bluff overlook to get closer to the edge of the cliff.
SPF facial moisturizers can block the sun's dangerous ultraviolet rays as effectively as comparable sunscreens, but only if you use them correctly.
Americans across the Midwest and Northeast can agree on one thing — it's really, really cold this week — and a NASA satellite monitoring air temperatures confirms the sentiment.
Donald Trump's tweets notwithstanding, climate change could lead to a worst-case scenario of extreme snow storms against a backdrop of less snowpack overall.
A major snowstorm has begun its trek across the United States. Here's why it's going to impact so many people.
Dry, chapped lips are itchy and painful, but repeatedly applying lip balms and products may not help your case.