Globe deflates on the shelf.
The world's plastic industry has produced more than 9.1 billion tons of plastic in the last seven decades, and almost 78% of it is no longer being used, according to a scathing new report. In fact the...
UIG via Getty Images
In its roughly 4.5 billion year history, the Earth has seen five major mass extinction events when at least 75 percent of the species that inhabited it disappeared. The last, between the Cretaceous an...
British theoretical physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking is not mincing words: President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the landmark Paris Accord combating climate change could cause ir...
It is not the first time that Elon Musk has spoken about his plans to colonise Mars, but now his detailed vision has been made public, including how much it is going to cost and what he wants to build...
One lingering question: Who would eat a chicken sandwich that's spent four days in space?
Yuri_Arcurs via Getty Images
Famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson knows the Earth is, in fact, round. Tyson also knows some people who share his level of celebrity don't agree with him on that. After vainly explaining to thes...
It could reveal how the planet formed.
JellisV via Getty Images
We're back in the space race.
University of Queensland
Rudolph isn't just useful for pulling a sleigh and destroying your roof tiles, it seems the real Christmas miracle is that reindeers are protecting us from climate change too. A new study, undertak...
Karen Barlow, Huffington Post Australia
Over the past decade, we've wiped out mammals, birds, amphibians and more. And it's all to our own detriment.
DigitalGlobe/Benjamin Grant/Amphoto Books
We don't run the mission, but we sure as hell contribute.
Not to mention make you feel very small.
This flooded limestone chasm beats out the old record-holder by 39 feet.