These 5 extinct Australian megafauna will make you thankful...

People love to marvel over how everything living thing in Australia can kill you,...

The mystery of the bizarre, deep-sea 'purple socks' has...

Mysterious deep-sea creatures referred to as "purple socks" have baffled scientists for decades, but...

NASA's Juno spacecraft adjusts flight plan, continues on to...

NASA’s solar-powered Juno spacecraft executed the first of two scheduled maneuvers to adjust its...

Does this ancient statue reveal the Greeks had laptops...

While it’s well known that the ancient Greeks were responsible for inventing one of...

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Luxembourg wants to be the first European country to mine asteroids

Luxembourg may be a small country in Europe, but it has grand ambitions. The country announced on Wednesday that it...

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New tarantula named after late country singer Johnny Cash

A team of biologists from Auburn University and Millsaps College have identified 14 brand new species of arachnids, including a never-before-seen...

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Jurassic butterfly relative fossil discovered in China

Researchers have identified a Jurassic age insect whose habits and physical appearance closely resemble that of a butterfly, but...