From the Rockies westward, rainfall has been much sparser over the last six months, meanwhile California and the southwest received little relief from their punishing drought.
A bright green fireball with an orange trail soared through the sky over Argentina last night and the incredibly rare footage was captured on camera.
American and Canadian scientists have reported in the latest issue of Science that the magnetic field of our planet is at least 4 billion years old, up from the previous estimate of 3.45 billion years. Earth’s magnetic field is generated in its liquid iron core, and this so-called geodynamo requires a regular release of heat [...]
The first ever manmade edible vaccines for beneficial insects are in the works, thanks to new findings about how queen bees vaccinate their progeny.
Researchers found teens who were ‘cool’ at school were far more likely to struggle as an adult, and were at higher risk of falling into a life of alcohol, drugs and crime. Pictured, James Dean.
Mysterious objects called brown dwarfs are sometimes called “failed stars.”
New NASA video shows a rotating, two-lobed asteroid that recently flew past Earth.
Parents’ estimations of their children’s happiness differ significantly from the child’s own assessment of their feelings, according to a new study. Research showed parents of 10 and 11-year-olds consistently overestimated their child’s happiness, while those with 15 and 16-year-olds were inclined to underestimate.
Tests of the experimental Ebola vaccine VSV-ZEBOV in over 7500 participants in Guinea suggest that the vaccine provides high protection against the disease as early as ten days after vaccination, in adults who have potentially been exposed to the virus by coming in close contact with a recently infected person.
Google has secretly released a new clip-on version of Google Glass to developers, and hopes to have a version ready to sell to businesses in the autumn, according to reports.