Incredible 100-year-old athlete worked on NASA’s Apollo program
Don Pellmann, the incredible 100-year-old athlete who broke 5 world records at the Senior Olympics, has another stunning achievement under his belt...
PETA sues to give monkey the copyright of selfie photos
A macaque monkey who took now-famous selfie photographs should be declared the copyright owner of the photos, rather than the nature photographer...
World's oldest sea turtle fossil discovered
The world's oldest sea turtle fossil shows the ancient animal swam the oceans at least 120 million years ago, when dinosaurs still roamed the...
Archaeologist thinks he has found the graves of Americans massacred in 1857
An archaeologist believes he has found the true resting place of the victims of the Mountain Meadows Massacre—more than 150 years after the...
Archaeologists have made an 'exceptional' find in Pompeii
The ancient city of Pompeii holds many treasures, but the most recent find hails to a time long before the city was destroyed.
U.S. Trying to Protect Sage Grouse Without Listing It as an Endangered Species
The compromise was reached with environmental groups and industry but drew criticism that it did not go far enough to protect the bird known for...
Have Israeli archaeologists uncovered the long-lost tomb of the Maccabees?
A large mausoleum recently uncovered in Israel may be the Tomb of the Maccabees, the celebrated Jewish family that led an uprising against the...
Senate Democrats to Unveil Aggressive Climate Change Bill
Though the measure will not pass the Republican-controlled Congress, Democrats say they hope that forcefully pushing for climate change policies...
Skin Deep: The Selfie Is the New Test for Makeup
Avon, CoverGirl and other companies aim for formulas that flatter in cellphone photos.
Israeli archaeologists may have found tomb of Jewish Maccabees
Israeli archaeologists may be one step closer to solving a riddle that has vexed explorers for more than a century: the location of the fabled tomb...
It Took E.P.A. Pressure to Get VW to Admit Fault
Volkswagen executives told environmental regulators repeatedly that discrepancies on pollution tests were not a deliberate attempt to deceive...
National Briefing | Rockies: Colorado: Court Will Examine Fracking Bans
The State Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide whether cities can ban hydraulic fracturing.