Zsa Zsa the English Bulldog, Winner of World’s Ugliest Dog Contest, Dies at 9

Zsa Zsa the English bulldog, whose droopy tongue, protruding teeth and penchant for Slim Jims earned her fleeting moments of fame last month as...

Egyptian Archeologists Unearth Mysterious Black Granite Sarcophagus in Alexandria

Egyptian archeologists have unearthed a rare find -- an enormous black granite sarcophagus said to be the largest ever found in Alexandria, Egypt. And they...

Twin Launch Towers Demolished at Cape Canaveral’s Historic Launch Complex 17

They supported some of the nation’s first launches of weather and communications satellites, helped to send probes to other planets and to establish the...

Russian Cargo Ship Delivers Supplies to International Space Station in Record Time

A Russian cargo ship delivered a fresh load of fuel, food, and other supplies for the International Space Station on Tuesday, making it in...

Enormous 16.4-Foot Saltwater Crocodile Captured in Australia

An enormous crocodile that had long eluded authorities in Australia's northern outback has finally been captured, officials said Tuesday. Rangers found the 16.4-foot giant in...

Scientists Say New Discovery Reveals Bright Pink Is the World’s Oldest Color

Scientists have discovered the world's oldest color — bright pink. The road to the revelation of the world's oldest color began when a company drilled deep...

Link Between Loneliness and Genetics Found in New Study

A study conducted by researchers at the University of Cambridge have found a connection between a person's predisposition to loneliness and their genetic composition. The...

Starbucks to Eliminate Plastic Straws from All of Its Locations by 2020

Starbucks will eliminate plastic straws from all of its locations within two years, citing the environmental threat to oceans. The company becomes the largest food...

Rocket Developed by Japanese Startup Explodes in Flames After Failed Liftoff

A rocket developed by a Japanese startup company burst into flames seconds after a failed liftoff Saturday in northern Japan. The MOMO-2 rocket, developed by...

Deaf 7-Week-Old Puppy Rescued from 50-Foot Hole in Small Alabama Town

The rescue of a deaf, 7-week-old puppy captivated a small town in Alabama -- and a bit of the country watching online -- on...

Robot With AI Is Part of SpaceX’s Latest Supply Delivery to International Space Station

A robot with true artificial intelligence is about to invade space. The large, round, plastic robot head is part of SpaceX’s latest supply delivery to...

Japanese Space Probe Hayabusa2 Arrives at Asteroid After Three Years to Collect Samples

A Japanese space probe arrived at an asteroid Wednesday after a 3 1/2-year journey to undertake a first-ever experiment: blow a crater in the...

See June’s Strawberry Moon and Saturn Together in the Night Sky on June 28

Skywatchers will enjoy a double treat Wednesday night and early Thursday morning, thanks to the full "Strawberry" Moon and our closest view of Saturn this year.  June's full...

Rare White Alligator Stolen After Arson Kills 43 Other Reptiles at ‘Swamp Brothers’ Sanctuary...

Authorities are investigating a suspected burglary and arson that led to the theft on an incredibly rare white alligator, and the death of 43...

Julius Caesar Had ‘Crazy Bulge’ on His Head from Birth as New 3D Reconstruction...

Julius Caesar, the reviled and revered Roman ruler, has gotten a new look, thanks to a recent 3D reconstruction of his face and head. The...

Cincinnati Zoo Euthanizes Its Last White Tiger Due to Age-Related Illnesses

The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden announced Thursday that the zoo's last white tiger was put down due to age-related illnesses. Popsy, 22, was the...

Legendary Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Sues His Children and Former Manager Alleging Fraud

Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin has launched a legal battle against his children and family foundation, accusing them of abusing his trust and finances...

Scientists Baffled by Huge Space Explosion 200 Light Years Away That Just Keeps Getting...

Something is exploding incredibly quickly in the sky, and astronomers are scrambling to figure out what it is. On 17 June, the twin ATLAS...

13 Bald Eagles Killed by Banned Pesticide at Maryland Farm

When 13 bald eagles were found dead on a farm in Maryland two years ago, the cause of death was a mystery. Details of a six-month investigation,...

Researchers Say Global Warming Drives Spread of Toxic Algae in US

The words blasted to cellphones around Oregon’s capital city were ominous: “Civil emergency . prepare for action.” Within half an hour, a second official alert...