Turtle with two heads spotted in Florida
The University of Central Florida’s Marine Turtle Research group found a turtle with two heads south of Patrick Airforce Base in Brevard County...
Total solar eclipse 2017: Get ready for the big event
The clock is ticking for the eagerly anticipated ‘Great American’ eclipse that will make its way across the U.S. on Aug. 21. This is what to expect.
Solar eclipse draws thousands to small Oregon town as state prepares for viewing frenzy
Madras, Oregon, with a population of 6,000, is bracing for solar eclipse mania and the arrival of 100,000 visitors.
Man who suffered eye damage in 1962 eclipse warns others not to make the same mistakes
A total solar eclipse is slated to happen on Monday, as the Moon will cross in front of the Sun, blotting out the light from our favorite star for...
One of Jane Goodall's heroes is murdered in Tanzania
He dedicated his life to saving elephants—and might have been killed as a result.
The Sun's corona, a fiery halo, is still a mystery to scientists
Paul Sutter is an astrophysicist at The Ohio State University and the chief scientist at COSI science center.
'Jellyfish' galaxies reveal feeding habits of monster black holes
Glowing "jellyfish" galaxies have revealed a new way to power some of the most powerful objects in the universe.
Holocaust discovery: Ritual baths uncovered in synagogue complex destroyed by Nazis
Archaeologists have uncovered two ritual baths in the remains of the Great Synagogue of Vilna (Vilnius), in Lithuania, more than 70 years after its...
Cassini Saturn probe preps for last hurrah
After orbiting Saturn for more than 13 years, NASA's Cassini spacecraft is getting ready to say goodbye.
Solar eclipse viewers spark Oregon traffic nightmare
As the U.S. experiences its first total solar eclipse since 1979, the impending traffic situations are already cropping up, most notably in Oregon.
Photographing the solar eclipse: What you need to know
Getting a photo of the solar eclipse on August 21 won’t be as easy as taking any other picture, experts say.
What causes a total solar eclipse?
The moon will block the sun in a total solar eclipse on Aug. 21.