The former major remains on personal leave after being demoted.
Scientists say that climate change is disrupting the environmental systems which are responsible for precipitation, leading to more droughts, flash droughts and heavy rainfall in the country.
"The birth of this male is great news for the species," senior zoo keeper Jane Marshall said.
One study published in the journal Science found that at least one in five vertebrate species on Earth are bought and sold on the wildlife market.
Dry conditions in Tennessee have increased the risk accidental fires.
Eastern equine encephalitis is a potentially fatal virus native to the eastern part of the United States which is spread by infected mosquitoes.
The latest find is surprising because shark skeletons are made of cartilage—a rubbery tissue that doesn't preserve as well as bone.
The pottery shards—known as ostraca—are like the "post-it notes of antiquity," according to scholar Chris Rollston.
The Boeing B-17 "Flying Fortress" was one of five vintage World War II planes which were conducting flights at the airport this week to honor veterans.
The results of the study question the widely held assumption that most plastic debris at sea comes from land-based sources, the authors say.
The latest discovery comes four years after a similar find in the same region of Argentina.
The Southern African rock python is one of the largest snakes in Africa measuring up to 18 feet in length.
For animal species to survive climate change, they will have to genetically adapt or shift their ranges—or both.
Some species of jellyfish are able to grow back tissue that has been lost.
Tardigrades—otherwise known as "water bears" or "moss piglets"—are considered extremophiles, organisms that thrive in extreme environments.
"Turn yourself in. Do the right thing. Be a better person than you were yesterday, when you were gouging the side of my car," the owner said, urging the woman in the video to come forward.
The Mars 2020 mission is scheduled to launch in July 2020, and it is expected to reach the red planet in February 2021.
Five years ago scientists proposed the hypothetical existence of a large world tens of millions of miles from the Sun, which has come to be known as "Planet Nine."
Black bear sightings are becoming increasingly common in Connecticut as the animal's population grows.
Developers want to build the 240-foot-high structure across the Little Colorado River about 6 miles upstream from the point where it meets the Colorado River.
The state repealed religious exemptions earlier this year in response to the worst outbreak of measles in the U.S. for more than two decades.
That's equivalent to an estimated 2,600 trees.
Michael Reimers is currently assigned to the 99th Communications Squadron at Nellis Air Force in southern Nevada.
"Simulations and movies like these really help us visualize what Einstein meant when he said that gravity warps the fabric of space and time," the creator of the images said.
Researchers reconstructed atmospheric carbon dioxide concentrations dating back 2.5 million years.
"Oh my god, it was just emotion... I was so grateful," one of the stranded yachtsmen said, describing the moment he saw the rescue vessel.
The building was constructed as a facility to quarantine astronauts and the material they brought back from the moon during the Apollo program.
The new species is unique to New Guinea—the world's second-largest island.
"If she is dreaming, this is a dramatic moment. You could almost narrate the body changes and narrate the dream," the scientist said.
The dinosaur could bite with about three times the force of large crocodiles or great white sharks.