Early human ancestor couldn't chew like a 'nutcracker', study...

Archeologists have said that the early human Australopithecus sediba, discovered in 2008 in South...

New human-driven virus is devastating bee populations; What can...

Bee populations are plummeting again, and this time not because of neonicotinoid pesticides: Now,...

NASA experiments with new revolutionary 'Green Propellant' rocket fuel

NASA, in partnership with the Swedish National Space Board (SNSB), has successfully demonstrated the...

Dinosaur-like nostrils found in ancient wildebeest creature

While analyzing the fossilized skulls of an ancient wildebeest-like creature originally discovered on Rusinga...

MIT Hyperloop design entry

Elon Musk announces Hyperloop design contest winners

SpaceX has announced the winners of its competition to design pods for its conceptual Hyperloop transportation system, with a...

Pluto's Hills of Ice

New high-res images of Pluto reveal mysterious, floating hills of water ice

According to new data from the New Horizons mission, nitrogen ice glaciers on Pluto have more to them than...

megafauna

These 5 extinct Australian megafauna will make you thankful for the deadly species they have today

People love to marvel over how everything living thing in Australia can kill you, but as it turns out,...