An eagle-eyed archaeologist has used a freely available online map to locate 27 Maya ceremonial sites in Mexico.
Researchers have discovered the wreck of the Japanese aircraft carrier Kaga 77 years after it was sunk by U.S. forces during World War II's Battle of Midway.
President Donald Trump called NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir during their historic first all-female spacewalk Friday.
Archaeologists have discovered the lost city of Mahendraparvata deep in the Cambodian jungle.
A baby aye-aye, also known as a long-fingered lemur, has been born at the Duke Lemur Centre (DLC) in North Carolina, SWNS reports.
NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir have made history with the first all-female spacewalk.
What shocked onlookers is that the massive mammal landed on top of the crocodile, flattening the reptile in the process.
A newly published study notes that the Milky Way stole several dwarf galaxies from the neighboring galaxy, Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), including the Carina and Fornax, because of an ongoing merger between the two.
Somewhere in the galaxy, a white dwarf star suddenly started shining brightly. And now we understand the violent cataclysm that caused it: the star's gravitational field tore the asteroid to bits, scattering its metallic bits in a shiny halo around the star.
A Texas longhorn named Bucklehead broke the world record for the longest horn span at a showcase this month, according to a report.
Marine scientists onboard a research vessel that searches for new discoveries in the ocean's depths stumbled upon something quite rare on Wednesday: the skeletal remains of a 16-foot long whale.
A strange and mysterious new organism dubbed the "blob" was unveiled at a Paris zoo on Wednesday.
A new photo showing a disfigured great white shark that was recently captured off the U.S. coast has experts guessing that the nearly 13-foot, 1,200-pound apex predator was attacked by an even bigger shark.
Scientists have identified a new seismic phenomenon where hurricanes and major storms cause vibrations on the ocean floor equivalent to a magnitude 3.5 earthquake.
A pair of sisters from Kansas made a “grizzly” discovery when they found what experts have called an “ancient” bear skull that was buried along a river while on a summer kayaking trip.
Archaeologists have discovered the fossilized remains of a chariot from Ancient Rome along with two horses, likely from an "extremely wealthy family."
The speed of the fastest ant in the world has been recorded, traveling at 108 times its body length in a single second.
A fish in the Amazon River basin has developed a "bulletproof vest" to protect itself from piranhas' nasty bite.
Four-thousand-year-old mummies have cholesterol buildup in their arteries, suggesting that heart disease was likely more common in ancient times than once thought, according to a new study.
Officials in Australia are searching a suburb of Sydney where an adult boa constrictor is believed to be "at large" after "freshly shed" snake skin was discovered last week.