The soft drink industry generates vast amounts of waste product. Could some of this be put to good use?
Several animal species have evolved the ability to change color in order to stay hidden from predators.
The technology has the potential to revolutionize navigation in space and usher in a new era of exploration to far-flung worlds.
The Celts were a widespread group of ancient peoples who first appeared in central Europe around 3,000 years ago.
The findings suggest that these early large, complex lifeforms were more like modern animals than previously thought.
The Teegarden star—a red dwarf with a mass less than a tenth that of the sun—is located just 12.5 light-years away in the constellation Aries.
Breakthrough Listen is a program designed to search for evidence of alien life by scouring the the skies for distant radio signals.
The asteroid will come within around 1.82 million miles of our planet, or around 7.5 times the distance between the Earth and the Moon.
Michael Collins was a crew member of the historic Apollo 11 mission, alongside Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin.
The June solstice marks the day of the year in the northern hemisphere with the most sunlight hours and shortest night.
Before its mission ended in September 2017, NASA's Cassini probe conducted a series of dives between Saturn's cloud tops and its rings.
Botswana has the largest elephant population on the continent and has traditionally been seen as a safe haven for the animals. However, poaching appears to be rapidly increasing.
The full moon on Sunday will also coincide with Jupiter appearing particularly bright and large in the night sky.
Gamma-ray bursts are some of the most extreme events in the universe, producing vast jets of powerful radiation that can be detected billions of light-years from their source.
It has long been thought that the first animals evolved from single-celled organisms resembling microbes called choanoflagellates that are found in water today.
Researchers investigated a unique group of dolphins in Western Australia which use sponges as tools to forage for food.
The ocean is thought to be be billions of years old and may contain as much as three times the volume of all the liquid water on Earth.
Humans have been cultivating the cannabis plant for thousands of years, but we know very little about when it was first used for its psychoactive properties.
Lift-off will be from California's Vandenberg Air Force base with the primary launch window opening at 7:17 a.m. PDT.
Scientists estimate that the dead zone could grow to around 7,829 square miles—or about the same size as the state of Massachusetts.
It was once thought that only young and active stars produced these explosive events, but according to a new study, our 4.6-billion-year-old sun also has the capacity.
Plant extinctions endanger other organisms, ecosystems and the ability of humans to survive on our planet.
Build-ups of toxic gases in the atmospheres of many exoplanets in the "habitable zone" could limit the "safe zone" in which life outside our solar system could actually exist.
The findings expand our knowledge of black holes and the galaxies within which they are often found.
Snoopy was part of the 1969 Apollo 10 Mission that laid the groundwork for the first moon landings.
The creatures pack a powerful sting that can be excruciatingly painful to humans, and in very rare cases, may cause death.
A team of scientists has produced one of the most comprehensive assessments of beverage intake around the world.
Researchers found that those who displayed what they called "anxious and avoidant" attachment styles used the pronoun "I" more often when talking about romantic experiences.
A team of researchers investigated five instances of cannibalism in an attempt to uncover the underlying cause behind the unspeakable acts.