Monkeys in Florida carrying deadly herpes virus could double by 2022, experts say
A growing wild monkey population in central Florida has experts on edge, as these primates are carriers of the dangerous Herpes B virus that can...
Trilobites: Ice Age Asteroid Crater Discovered Beneath Greenland Glacier
It is the first impact crater discovered under one of Earth’s ice sheets, according to the scientists who found it.
Dorothy Cheney, Who Studied Primates Up Close, Dies at 68
Her research with her husband, Robert Seyfarth, found that baboons and vervet monkeys had more complex social relationships than previously thought.
NASA prepares to ‘light up the sky' on the East Coast with space station rocket launch
NASA is set to launch an Antares rocket on a resupply mission to the International Space Station from the space agency’s Wallops Flight Facility in...
Part of the Answer to Climate Change May Be America’s Trees and Dirt, Scientists Say
A new study found that the United States could store enough carbon in natural landscapes to offset all the cars and trucks on the road.
Trilobites: Ancient Cycle of Italy’s Volcanic Giant Seems to End in a Large Eruption
Campi Flegrei has been curiously eruption-free since 1538. New research unspooled 60,000 years of its history with an eye on what it will do in the...
Naomi Breslau, Who Studied Post-Traumatic Stress, Dies at 86
She also investigated links between various disorders, like depression and smoking, and suggested that migraines could cause mental problems — and...
WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGE: Bobcat shows off dead iguana for Florida wildlife refuge visitors
A wildlife refuge in Florida has posted a graphic image of a bobcat walking around with a dead iguana in its mouth, showing off its kill for tourists.
California man saves 'shivering' mule from drowning in pool after devastating Camp Fire
When Jeff Hill went to check on a friend’s father’s home after the devastating Camp Fire — which has killed at least 48 people and burned 135,000...
Long-lost ancient city built by Trojan War prisoners discovered in Greece
Archaeologists in Greece have located the remains of a lost city believed to have been settled by captives from the Trojan War.
Pink Legacy diamond sells for whopping $50 million: It's 'pretty much unreal'
A rare pink diamond known as the Pink Legacy sold at auction today for a whopping $50 million (CHF 50,375,000).
West Virginia police ‘apprehend’ raccoon ‘drunk’ on fermented crab apples
Officials with the Milton Police Department took a "drunk" raccoon into "custody" on Monday.