Photos from the solar eclipse on Dec. 4, 2021 as seen from Antarctica.
Lions, wolves and great white sharks have no natural predators, except humans. Does that mean humans are at the top of the food chain?
Authorities at Colombia's airport in Bogotá found and confiscated hundreds of arthropods that German travelers had illegally collected and stashed in a suitcase.
A chemical analysis of a medieval man's remains from the Scottish Highlands reveals he wasn't a local.
The artificial intelligence company DeepMind has teamed up with mathematicians to generate new conjectures in pure mathematics.
A tiny galaxy orbiting at the outskirts of the Milky Way appears to have a giant black hole at its center, comparable to that of the much larger Milky Way itself, and scientists don't know why.
The Great Wall of China was built to defend the empire from enemy armies, but now it acts as a unifying symbol and a useful propaganda tool for the ruling Communist Party.
A new mechanism for dark matter creation could explain the current six-to-one ratio of dark matter to matter.
The biblical city where the Gospels tell of Jesus performing some of his most famous miracles is now a source of debate among archaeologists.
Sailors aboard a gas tanker spotted and filmed a rare encounter with a white sperm whale near Jamaica.
Researchers discovered the fossils of two previously unknown armored marine worms named Excalibur and Shuriken.
Archaeologists in Russia have unearthed a Scythian-crafted silver plate depicting a fertility goddess.
A newly identified species of ichthyosaur had big teeth to attack large prey, possibly including other marine reptiles.