‘Dragon Man’: Scientists discover massive skull from new ancient human species that lived 150,000...
Our understanding of human evolution could be 'reshaped' by the identification of a new ancient human that may replace Neanderthals as our closest relative.
Researchers discovered a new species of tree hyrax, Dendrohyrax interfluvialis, by noting how its barking call differed from the shrieking calls of a neighboring hyrax species in West and Central Africa.
Wildlife experts in at least six states are investigating the cause of the bird deaths.
Beachgoers enjoying the northern coast of Egypt really got a show, as a high-tech car cruised across the water.
Some researchers in Australia believe that harmful blooms of blue-green algae that are on the rise again are linked to increasingly high rates of motor neuron disease, a condition which causes paralysis and early death.
One of the largest land animals ever, the newfound species roamed between what is now the Tibetan Plateau and Pakistan more than 25 million years ago.
These slow-moving, people-sized fish of the deep, nicknamed a “living fossil,” are the opposite of the live fast, die young mantra. These nocturnal fish grow at an achingly slow pace.
Researchers discovered the pygmy whales by accident when analyzing acoustic data collected by an underwater nuclear bomb detection array.
Just how deep does the ocean go? Way further than you think. This animation puts the actual distance into perspective, showing a vast distance between the waves we see and the mysterious point we call Challenger Deep.