Fossil reveals humans, gorillas split two to three million...

A lack of fossil evidence has prevented scientists from determining exactly when we humans...

Astronomers discover a huge, dark secret in galaxy NGC...

While it may look calm in photographs, researchers using the Hubble Space Telescope to...

Obese? Depressed? Addicted to cigarettes? Might want to blame...

You may blame your mom and dad for certain genes, but a new study...

Researchers have discovered two new species of early human

Researchers excavating in South Africa have just uncovered fossils from two previously unidentified species...

shark attacks

2015 saw a record number of unprovoked shark attacks

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water comes word from the University of...

new satellite

JAXA, NASA launch ASTRO-H space observatory to study black holes, galactic clusters

In an effort to learn more about black holes, galactic clusters, and other phenomena, the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency...

gravitational waves

It's official: LIGO scientists have detected gravitational waves

UPDATE: 10:00 AM CST In what some are calling the scientific discovery of the decade, scientists from Caltech, MIT and the...