Saglek Fjord in northern Labrador, Canada. Scientists said they'd found what could be the oldest traces of life on Earth in rocks found in the northern Labrador region.
Researchers have found that Neanderthals passed on a lot more traits than you might think including skin tone, hair colour, sleeping patterns and even mood. Around 2% of the DNA of non-African people...
Part of a Central Florida home was swallowed by a sinkhole in a devastating act caught on video
In a remote corner of eastern Canada — polar bear country, miles from the nearest village — researchers say they may have found the "oldest evidence" of life on Earth embedded in rocks dat...
Police officers cordon the area off after a building collapsed during a quake in Mexico City on Tuesday.
“I wasn’t sure what all the sounds were until I got up and saw the big, huge cracks in the walls."
Another quake less than two weeks ago killed 100 people in the country.w
An iceberg around four times the size of London has broken off from the Larsen C ice shelf in Antarctica. With an estimated area of around 5,800 square km and a weight of more than a trillion tonnes t...
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WASHINGTON — As the Trump administration and numerous U.S. lawmakers, primarily conservatives, downplay the threat of climate change and take aim at policies to combat it, researchers are docume...
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An island of ice the size of Delaware is perilously close to breaking away.
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It could reveal how the planet formed.
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If you've never had a Wendy's chicken nugget before then honestly, you have our sympathies. In the great ranking of chicken nuggets around the world Wendy's have produced a fast food snack that is wor...
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A BBC crew has been caught up in an explosion at Mount Etna which one volcanologist at the scene described as "the most dangerous in his 30-year career". The incident appears to be a phreatic explosio...
A new analysis reveals that some, but not all, Neanderthals were meat lovers.
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The stunning display, which began on Monday, could last anywhere from days to weeks.
New video provides an up-close look at a Delaware-sized iceberg on the verge of breaking off Antarctica. Footage shared by British Antarctic Survey and Project MIDAS researchers on Tuesday gives an ae...
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The earth’s eighth continent is believed a piece of the ancient super-continent Gondwana.
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There are even more 'undiscovered continents' waiting to be found.
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“This event will fundamentally change the landscape of the Antarctic Peninsula.”
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The retired Navy commander, 82, never forgot the "overpowering beauty of the Earth."
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A sheet of ice the size of Delaware is almost certain to break away from Antarctica soon, after a crack in an ice shelf grew dramatically at the end of 2016, researchers say. A 2,000-square mile secti...
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An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.2 struck 284 kilometers off the coast of Fiji at 2152 GMT on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey
Ever wonder what it's like to summit Mount Everest? Now's your chance to find out.
Seriously, you really shouldn't.
This flooded limestone chasm beats out the old record-holder by 39 feet.
Until space tourism becomes a thing, this park should suffice.