From disastrous scientific setbacks to the upending of scientific dogma and the end of a 40-year search for a protein
Geneticists have begun using old bones to make sweeping claims about the distant past. But their revisions to the human story are making some scholars of prehistory uneasy.
Was it a UFO? A viewer sent a video to WCBD of what appears to be a strange, round object in the sky above Kiawah during the night of Christmas Eve.
As levels of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide rise and warm the globe, Antarctica’s ice will become more vulnerable to cycles on an astronomical scale, particularly the tilt of our planet is as it spins around its axis.
Planet and moon have been hit by more asteroids in the past 290m years than at any time in previous billion
AI has predicted a new hybrid species stemming from Denisovans and Neanderthals that has not yet been identified.
The ominously-named Apophis asteroid could have hundreds of opportunities to hit the Earth over the course of the next century, Russian scientists have warned.
Sky gazers were treated to a rare lunar eclipse known as a super blood wolf moon on Sunday night, in which sunlight passing through Earth’s atmosphere lit the celestial body in a dramatic fashion and turned it red.
For the first time, an object in our solar system has been found more than 100 times farther than Earth is from the sun.