A Southern California mite has defeated a cheetah in race to claim the title of the fastest land animal on earth.
About 9,000 years ago, paleolithic hunters were used to gather that is now part of Lake Huron to hunt caribou.
Researchers have created metallic wires that are just three atoms wide with the help of a narrowly focused beam of electrons.
President Obama found a lot of difference in the choices of American students with regard to the area of study that interest them.
The Smithsonian Museum of Natural History has closed its popular Dinosaur Hall for five years for an extensive remodeling.
The American Academy of Pediatrics, a group of pediatrics sports medicine experts, report found as more number of girls is competing in sports, more of them suffer from anterior cruciate ligament (ACL
When researcher Leonid Moroz, the neurobiologist at the University of Florida, came on surface of the Florida Keys, he was holding a plastic bag containing a creature that shines like an opal in the s
More than a million dollars is spent by New York City every year to distribute free condoms to battle unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmittable diseases, like AIDS.
This week, the National Park Service made an announcement about indefinite closure of Mount Baldy as two new holes and many depressions on the north side slope have been detected.
A massive iceberg has drifted away from an Antarctic glacier and has been noticed freely floating in water, towards the open ocean.
A team of Penn State University researchers have discovered a previously unknown star that is located merely 7.5 light years away from our Sun.
Yet another reason for coffee lovers to continue sipping their cup every morning has been published.
This year will be the 20the anniversary of National Infant Immunization Week, which would be celebrated from April 26 to May 3.
The Food and Drug Administration announced the approval of the first alternative to Pap smear. The new human papillomavirus test is meant for women 25 and above.
It seems that health officials have figured out the real cause of 132 salmonella infections.
The Phoenix VA Health Care System was the central focus for US House members on Thursday during hearings on veterans' access to mental-health care.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced April 23 that the lost shipwreck of a passenger steamer that sank near the Golden Gate in San Francisco has been rediscovered.
It's been 24 years now that the Hubble Space Telescope was launched into orbit. On April 24, 1990, the telescope was released in orbit on board the space shuttle Discovery.
Pterodactyl, extinct flying reptiles of the order Pterosauria, is five million years older than thought earlier, finds a new study.
Number of factors has significantly increased the risk for New York City to witness severe floods, finds a novel study.
According to Chinese media reports, an anti-trust investigation has apparently been initiated against US software giant Microsoft by Chinese regulators, who made unannounced visits to the company's offices on Monday.
The reports have revealed that Microsoft's offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Chengdu were visited by...
Love for the country and the sacrifices he has made for his nation made him express a wish which he could not speak but his lips said correctly that he didn't want to die, said General Jose Ornella at the death of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez...
According to Lundberg Survey, there has been a 1.87-cent increase in the average price of one gallon of regular gasoline across the US in the last two weeks. As a result of the increase, the average country-wide price of regular gas was $3.71 per...
Four US astronauts have been reportedly living 19 meters...
AstraZeneca has signed up an agreement with Roche and...
On Friday, hatchings of hundreds of tiny loggerhead sea...
Published in journal Hepatology, a new study has...
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