April the Giraffe Might be Pregnant Again 7 Months After Viral Birth

There might be another bun in April the giraffe’s oven. “I cannot confirm nor deny the possibility of another pregnancy,” Animal Adventure Park owner Jordan Patch...

How La Niña Will Affect Winter in the U.S.

La Niña, the cooler sibling of El Niño, is here. The La Niña climate pattern — a natural cycle marked by cooler-than-average ocean water in...

Heartbreaking Photo of 2 Elephants Fleeing Fire-Throwing Mob Wins Top Prize at Sanctuary Wildlife...

An image of two elephants fleeing a mob that set them on fire in eastern India highlights the ongoing human-elephant conflicts in the region. The...

NASA Spots Comet 96P, Last Seen 5 Years Ago

Comet 96P has returned. The comet as spotted by the Solar and Heliospheric Observatory satellite, a joint mission operated by NASA and the European...

Frizzy-haired Orangutans Seems to Be a New Species of Primate

A remote population of frizzy-haired orangutans on the Indonesian island of Sumatra seems to be a new species of primate, scientists say. But the newest...

Study Shows Humans Love Dogs More Than Other People

Humans love dogs more than their fellow man. Two major studies showed that mankind has more empathy for pooches in dire circumstances than suffering people,...

Dozens of Octopuses Wash Up on Welsh Beach After Recent Storms

An incredibly rare octopus invasion of a Welsh beach may have been caused by recent storms that battered the Irish Sea, experts fear. More than...

Scientists Say Universe Shouldn’t Exist After Finding Bizarre Behaviour of Anti-matter

Our universe shouldn't exist, scientists say. The most elite scientists in the world are still struggling to find why exactly our universe didn't destroy itself...

Astronomers Measure Milky Way Galaxy With Radio Waves

A collection of radio telescopes that spans thousands of miles and is remotely operated from central New Mexico has measured a span of 66,000...

Pray for the Millennials – A Growing Number of Millennials are Ditching Religion for...

In tumultuous political times, the 18-30 demographic is reaching for the stars. When Coco Layne, a Brooklyn-based producer, meets someone new these days, the first...

‘Appalled’ by Flint Water Crisis, 11-Year-Old Girl Invents Lead-Detecting Device

When the drinking water in Flint, Mich., became contaminated with lead, causing a major public health crisis, 11-year-old Gitanjali Rao took notice. "I had been...

Spacewalking Astronauts Replace Blurry Camera on International Space Station’s Robotic Arm

Astronauts went spacewalking Friday to provide some necessary focus to the International Space Station’s robot arm. The main job for commander Randy Bresnik and teacher-turned-astronaut...

Dogs Attempt to Use Facial Expressions to Communicate With Us

Hey dog owners, you’re not imagining it: Researchers think your pooch may be trying to say something with a pout or pleading eyes. Everyone who...

Study Suggests Volcanoes Helped Cause the Downfall of Ancient Egyptian Empire

Sun-choking debris cast off by volcanoes more than 2,000 years ago starved headwaters feeding the Nile river and hastened the downfall of ancient Egypt’s...

Scientists Witness Collision of Neutron Stars, Find Origins of Heavy Elements

It was a faint signal, but it told of one of the most violent acts in the universe, and it would soon reveal secrets...

Researchers Alarmed Over Mass Deaths of Antarctic Penguin Chicks

Almost the entire cohort of chicks from an Adelie penguin colony in the eastern Antarctic was wiped out by starvation last summer in what...

El Nino Led to Increase of 3 Billion Tons of Carbon Dioxide in Air

A new NASA satellite has found another thing to blame on El Nino: A recent record high increase of carbon dioxide in the air. The...

Rings Found Circling Strange Dwarf Planet Near Pluto

While watching a tiny planet eclipse a very distant star, astronomers made an unexpected discovery: The egg-shaped world hosts a 43-mile-wide ring of particles...

Scientists Find a Surprise From the Supervolcano Under Yellowstone

Beneath Yellowstone National Park lies a supervolcano, a behemoth far more powerful than your average volcano. It has the ability to expel more than...

Pence Calls for U.S. to Return to the Moon Before Flights to Mars

Vice President Mike Pence, chairing a revived National Space Council, said Thursday the United States will once again send astronauts to the moon, using...