Category: Science

Geminid meteor shower peaks this week: What to know about the 'strongest meteor shower of the year'

Stargazers, get ready to bundle up as you catch one of the best meteor shows of the year — the Geminid meteor read more

December 13, 2018

What might be passed over as two oddly shaped rocks are the work of Stone Age artisans who sculpted the read more

December 13, 2018

If the megalodon didn’t cause itself to go extinct, it may have been the work of an ancient exploding star, read more

December 13, 2018

Russian spacewalkers have cut samples of material around a mysterious hole in a spacecraft docked on the International Space Station read more

December 13, 2018

When Judie Johnson of Hahei, New Zealand, recently took a dip in the waters off the coast of Coromandel, she read more

December 13, 2018

The USS San Diego was the only major warship the U.S. lost during World War I. Now, nearly 100 years read more

December 13, 2018

Long-lost cultures are sometimes known by the goods they leave behind. The Neolithic Corded Ware people of Europe, for example, read more

December 12, 2018

‘Tis the season of snowy nights and reindeer pulling sleighs — except in the actual Arctic, where climate change is read more

December 12, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists are seeing surprising melting in Earth’s polar regions at times they don’t expect, like winter, and read more

December 12, 2018

The end of the Permian period, around 252 million years ago, was a dire time for life on Earth. Source read more