Andean flamingos lay eggs for first time since 2003, charity says
The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) shared the news about the birds from WWT Slimbridge in a Thursday press release.
NASA's Parker Solar Probe blasts off on epic journey to 'touch the Sun'
NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force station on its historic mission to the Sun.
Massachusetts police capture 'jaw-dropping' boa constrictor from under car hood
Police in Massachusetts were dispatched to deal with a shocking discovery Saturday after a resident found a boa constrictor beneath the hood of a car.
Florida construction workers unearth prehistoric bone fragment, likely from mammoth
A construction crew in Cape Coral, Fla., in June discovered what is believed to be a bone fragment from a mastodon or mammoth, a report released...
NASA's Parker Solar Probe launch scrubbed, rescheduled for Sunday
The eagerly anticipated launch of NASA’s Parker Solar Probe was scrubbed early Saturday when delays on the launch pad ate away at the spacecraft’s...
United Launch Alliance preps for the return of manned space missions from Cape Canaveral
Space company United Launch Alliance is busily preparing for the return of manned missions from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
Colorado woman comes home to mountain lion trapped inside, and a dead house cat
A Colorado woman was surprised to find that a mountain lion had entered home Thursday, becoming trapped and ultimately killing her house cat.
Parker Solar Probe: NASA spacecraft is its first named after a living person
NASA’s probe to the Sun, which is scheduled to launch early Saturday, is expected to rack up a number of historic firsts for the space agency.
Enormous swarm of earthquakes hit near Yellowstone supervolcano
A giant "swarm" of 153 earthquakes recently hit near the Yellowstone supervolcano, according to the latest data.
Ancient octagon-shaped tomb reveals morbid tales from Mongol-ruled China
Archaeologists in Yangquan, China, have discovered an octagon-shaped tomb with walls covered in murals that dates back some 700 years, when the...
A weird water behavior that intrigued Da Vinci finally has an explanation
In the 16th century, Leonardo da Vinci first described a fascinating phenomenon involving water that later became known as the hydraulic jump. And...
Astronaut claims he witnessed an 'organic, alien-like' creature but NASA is denying it
Former astronaut Leland Melvin tweeted that he saw something "organic/alien like floating out of the payload bay" during his time on the space...