Mystery deepens over whether Amelia Earhart was eaten by three-foot crabs with claws like lion jaws
The mystery surrounding Amelia Earhart's disappearance has bewildered many for years. Some have proposed that her plane simply crashed and sank,...
'Chilean Titanic' mystery solved after 95 years as experts locate wreck
Researchers have finally located the wreck of the ship known as the ‘Chilean Titanic’ that sank 95 years ago.
Pendant linked to Anne Frank has reunited a family
Chaim Motzen was intrigued when he read about a pendant excavated at a Nazi death camp with a possible link to Anne Frank.
Dwarf planet Ceres may have had a global ocean in ancient past
Nestled in the asteroid belt, the dwarf planet Ceres contains water-rich materials that suggest it once boasted a global ocean in its distant past.
Dinosaur-killing space rock created dramatic temperature drop
Dinosaurs such as Tyrannosaurus rex and Triceratops became extinct about 66 million years ago, after an asteroid strike resulted in plunging...
That's Baa-rack! Sheep can ID Obama, other celebs
Sheep are social animals, and as such, it behooves them to recognize one another's faces.
Weather observer seen braving frigid 100-mph wind
Weather observers stationed atop the highest peak in the Northeast are having a blast braving wind gusts of more than 100 mph.
'Monster' alligator captured in Florida garage
A “monster” alligator was captured Saturday night after wildlife officials lured the 8-foot reptile out of a Florida home’s garage.
The World of Animals
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How big would an 'alien megastructure' have to be?
A bizarre flicker of light from space led to the discovery of a still-mysterious star called KIC 8462852, otherwise known as "Tabby's Star,"...
Is there a supervolcano buried in Antarctica waiting to erupt?
Antarctica is behaving oddly. Like its North Pole counterpart, it’s being affected by our changing climate. But not in ways science expects.
How vintage rocket tech could be NASA's ticket to Mars and beyond
Dangerous radiation. Overstuffed pantries. Cabin fever. NASA could sidestep many of the impediments to a Mars mission if they could just get there...