15-foot great white shark shocks scuba divers above Florida Keys shipwreck: 'Get on the boat!'
Three months ago, Cody Wabiszewski traded in his desk job in Butler, Pennsylvania for a boat in Marathon, Florida.
Mysterious 'Planet Nine' gets more evidence from weird space rock
The solar system just got a bit stranger. As astronomers continue their ongoing quest to find the elusive Planet Nine, a team found a space rock...
China launches relay satellite for mission to Moon's far side
China just launched a spacecraft that will help pave the way for a historic mission to the moon's far side later this year.
Loch Ness Monster hunt continues as scientists turn to DNA sampling
Scientists are set to take a fresh approach in the hunt for the fabled Loch Ness Monster.
New Cancer Treatments Lie Hidden Under Mountains of Paperwork
Guideposts to powerful treatments may be buried in the nation’s medical records. But there is no easy way to gather those records or to get them...
Does humanity really need a backup Earth?
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has a vision: He wants to get humans to Mars as soon as possible. He already wowed the world this year, when the Falcon Heavy...
Hawaii volcano: The science behind Hawaii's surprising 2018 volcanic eruption
Kilauea volcano is spewing lava and belching hazardous gases on Hawaii's Big Island, forcing more than 1,700 people to evacuate their homes.
Adolf Hitler definitely died in WWII, new research says
A team of French researchers who recently examined Adolf Hitler's remains say that the leader of the Nazi party definitely died in Berlin and not...
NASA is launching a box of lasers to make the coldest spot in the universe
With an experiment launching to the International Space Station Monday (May 21), scientists will be able to create a temperature that's 10 billion...
Alien Asteroids Are Here. Get Used to Them.
An asteroid that cohabits an orbit with Jupiter came from outside the solar system.
Lanternflies Eat Everything in Sight. The U.S. Is Looking Delicious.
The invasive insects turned up in Pennsylvania in 2014. Now the state has placed 3,000 square miles under quarantine, and scientists worry the pest...
Nonfiction: How One Company Scammed Silicon Valley. And How It Got Caught.
In “Bad Blood,” John Carreyrou tells of the rise and incredible fall of Theranos, the biotech company that was going to revolutionize blood testing.