Scientists Have Discovered Why Elephants Rarely Get Cancer

According to everything we know about cancer, elephants should be hit hard by the disease. Cancer is a disease of aging, and elephants can live...

Prince Harry Helps Move 262 African Elephants to Safety

We already know he's a rhino rescuer and a champion of lions, but now Prince Harry is a hero to elephants, too. The royal conservationist...

Trump Congratulates Record-breaking NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson in Call to International Space Station

President Donald Trump congratulated NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson from the Oval Office on Monday on her record-breaking stay aboard the International Space Station. Early Monday...

Dubai to Build Simulated Martian City

Someday, you could take a flying taxi from Dubai to a Martian city in the middle of the desert right here on Earth. In...

MIT, Harvard Scientists Build Origami-Inspired Artificial Muscle That Lifts 1,000 Times Its Own Weight

Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University have developed a variety of origami-inspired artificial muscles that can lift up to a...

Researchers Say New Evidence Suggests Noah’s Ark May be Buried on Mount Ararat in...

Noah's Ark could soon be found, if one group of explorers is to be believed. In the Bible it is claimed the ark settled on...

SpaceX to Launch Falcon Heavy on February 6

If you have space-obsessed friends, you might have heard the name "Falcon Heavy" used a lot lately. Falcon Heavy is a brand new rocket that's...

Indonesian Villagers Kill Rare Sumatran Tiger Because They Believed It Was a Shapeshifter

Remote Indonesian villagers who were becoming increasingly fearful that a shapeshifter was hiding out in their community killed and disemboweled a rare Sumatran tiger...

United Nations Scientific Reports Say Earth Is Losing Plants, Animals and Clean Water

Earth is losing plants, animals and clean water at a dramatic rate, according to four new United Nations scientific reports that provide the most...

Will Smith & NASA Host First-Ever Instagram Live from Space

NASA is once again poised to make history, and this time it’s taking Will Smith along for the ride. Currently on-board the International Space Station, astronaut Drew Feustel...

San Diego’s Surf Glows Electric Blue at Night as Red Tide Develops

A red tide that developed off the coast of San Diego has created a rare but beautiful sight for the night. The algae bloom, more...

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...

Neil Armstrong’s Personal Collection is Going to Auction

Admirers of Neil Armstrong and space exploration have a chance to own artifacts and mementos that belonged to the modest man who became a...

Man Arrested for Leaving Pit Bull Mix to Drown in a Cage

Authorities have arrested a New Jersey man who is accused of leaving a young pit bull mix to drown in a cage at water's...

Yusaku Maezawa, Japanese Founder of Online Clothing Company, is SpaceX’s First Private Passenger Who...

Elon Musk on Monday evening introduced Yusaku Maezawa, founder of the online Japanese clothing company Zozo, as his first customer for a voyage around...

Is This Leviathan? Mysterious Beast Nicknamed ‘Ogopogo’ is Caught on Camera for the First...

Canada's very own Loch Ness monster reared its large head in Lake Okanagan this month, making it the first time that it's been seen...

NASA Conducts Quiet Sonic Boom Tests in Texas

NASA is monitoring how residents living near the Texas Gulf Coast react to quiet sonic booms as the space agency works on an experimental...

China Took Cotton Seeds to the Moon and It Might be the First Plant...

Cotton seeds carried to the moon by a Chinese probe have sprouted, marking what could be the first plant to ever grow there, according...

In His Final Book, Stephen Hawking Wrote ‘There is No God … No One...

World-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking, who died March 14, 2018,, didn't believe in God and called heaven "a fairy story." Hawking, who died at 76, wrote "there is no...

NASA’s InSight Rover Captures the Sunrise and Sunset on Mars

NASA's InSight lander has captured stunning images of sunrise and sunset from the Martian surface. Stunning images taken from the Insight's robotic arm shows the...