Enormous pumice raft was first spotted in the waters of Tonga in August.
Controversial research suggests these two huge tectonic regions are linked.
The case of Chris Long, from Nevada, has piqued the interests of forensic scientists for its implications.
The behavior captured in this photo provides experimental proof of a theory in quantum physics.
Satellite image shows a cirrus cloud stretching from Nebraska to Michigan.
The piglets all died within a week of being born, the researchers said.
The young volcano was discovered near Japan's Marcus Island and last erupted less than three million years ago.
Researchers find evidence that genes involved in Williams-Beuren syndrome may have helped our faces become more slender.
The rare discovery of preserved wood was found during the construction of a subway line in 2014.
"We are discovering that our standard models of the sun are missing some very fundamental physics," Parker Solar Probe scientist Justin Kasper told Newsweek.
Research on the birth of twins after genome editing for HIV resistance was sent to MIT Technology Review earlier this year.
A fracture allowed the surface water to be transported to the land beneath the Arctic ice.
Cretodus houghtonorum lived during the Late Cretaceous period, a time when a huge waterway divided North America.
The picture shows the Daisenryo Kofun, which is believed to have taken 2,000 men an estimated 20 years to build.
The next transit of Mercury will not be until 2032.
The species was an apex predator that could reach about 7.6 meters in length and lived between 66 and 70 million years ago.
Researchers in China found a star 15,000 light years away orbiting a "dark companion" that defies theories of stellar evolution.
Researchers also found modern Arctic sledge dogs appear to be direct descendants of those brought over from Siberia and Alaska.
The swarm of male shrimp were killed in a "mass mortality" event during the time of the dinosaurs.
Avi Loeb was asked how to save our civilization from the demise of the sun billions of years from now.
For the first time, scientists have recorded the heat rate of the biggest species of animal on Earth.
Study of 100 million-year-old fossil Najash gives more clues about snake evolution.
248 million-year-old fossils discovered in Russia almost 60 years ago re-examined by scientists.
Solar storms found to "profoundly modify" the foreshock—the region that extends beyond the magnetic field.
Impact of bison grazing on the national park is so extensive it can be seen from space.
Archaeologists say the neolithic structure was used for up to 250 years, with more features added every few dozen years.
Researchers say their SunBOTs are 400 percent more efficient than comparable stationary devices.
Scientists in France scanned the 2,500-year-old artifact to see what was inside for the first time since the animals were entombed.
Study shows significant increase in earthquake activity around Permian Basin area being developed for oil and gas.
Nuclear physicists tested soil from the olive tree's roots using the luminescence dating method.