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Some people have all the luck. A couple vacationing in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, went out combing the beach for shark teeth on Oct. 9 ― and happened upon the tooth of a megalodon, an enormous shar...
And the ones that can actually be harmful.
Young, single and enjoy a drink? Here's what pregnancy has to do with your cancer risk.
Benjamin Winkel and the HI4PI collaboration
Mark Zuckerburg is onboard with this Australian-made Oculus Rift app.
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This spectacular view of the Milky Way reveals a detailed map of hydrogen gas in and around our home galaxy. Improving on earlier maps of its kind, the new atlas ― dubbed HI4PI ― reveals the fine deta...
New research is poking holes in old studies about willpower.
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A centuries-old skeleton unearthed two years ago in an Australian national park is being called the first known victim of a boomerang attack. Scientists who analyzed the bones ― identified as those of...
One in five women and one in 15 men experience them.
Richard Shine has won the Prime Minister's Prize For Science for protecting Australian animals.
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It provides some hope for the species that's being wiped out.
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The planet has 27 known moons. But are there more?
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FRANKFURT - A Mars lander is due to leave its mothership on Sunday and head toward the red planet's surface to test technologies for Europe's planned first Mars rover, which will search for signs of p...
Dead and dying are two very different things. If a person is diagnosed with a life-threatening illne , their loved ones don't rush to write an obituary and plan a funeral. Likewise, species aren't dec...
Jarring new study shows it's tough for women to get telescope time.