Human's evolved through a series of highly unlikely events—so finding another intelligence like us would be like winning the lottery many times over.
Computer simulation shows 300,000 years is more than enough time for a new human species to arise.
The dinosaur could bite with about three times the force of large crocodiles or great white sharks.
"it's never been proven," said Brainerd School District chair Sue Kern. "So I'm wondering why we're still teaching it."
Short-faced kangaroos are an entirely extinct group of marsupial herbivores that arose during the Miocene Epoch—around 23 to 5.3 million years ago—and diversified prolifically during Australia's Ice Age.
The discovery of Yilingia spiciformis provides insight into a key moment in the evolution of life on Earth
Hydrophis cyanocinctus has managed to evolve a respiratory system that works in much the same way as gills
Skull discovered in a cave in Southern Greece has been identified as Homo sapiens.
The findings suggest that these early large, complex lifeforms were more like modern animals than previously thought.
It has long been thought that the first animals evolved from single-celled organisms resembling microbes called choanoflagellates that are found in water today.
Scientists hope their theory could one day pave the way for new ways to prevent cancer.
I went to a Flat Earth convention. Here's what separates science deniers from scientists.
Cannibalism was a highly profitable survival strategy for our ancient ancestors, according to a study.
The ancient creature measures just under half-an-inch in size.
This suggests some lizards can "hedge their bets" reproductively, taking a punt on both eggs and live-born babies.
Study says the finding of an "intermittent anus" may shed light on the evolution of our own.
Even Charles Darwin and Alfred Russel Wallace discussed the unusual black and white pattern of zebras.
Targeting monkeys and squirrels allowed the first humans in Sri Lanka to colonize the rainforest environment.
Discovery pushes back the date of our ancestors leaving Africa by thousands of years.
Some parents felt the musical "caricatured" Christian views on science.
Cancer is a term encompassing many different diseases—there are many reasons to be skeptical over "cure" claims.
The results could have important implications for understanding when humans and other great apes diverged in evolutionary terms.
A recently arrived alien intelligence is all around us, but don't run for the hills just yet—for all its smarts, it's actually pretty dumb.
Ancient DNA adds new elephant species to the mix.
The partisan divide faithfully reflects the stark political choices facing Americans—and that's probably for the best.