Astronomer finds exoplanet 35 light-years from Earth, has a temperature hot enough to bake cookies
Researchers have directly imaged an exoplanet to 35 light-years away, the closest one to be imaged so far, experts at the University of Hawaii...
Mesmerizing video shows Earth's four billion year evolution in just four minutes
The clips starts 4 billion years ago when earth was a hellish protoplanet. We are then shown the formation of tectonic plates, oceans and...
Russia successfully delivers its 'Nauka' laboratory upgrade module to the ISS
Russia dockets its new Nauka Multipurpose Laboratory Module to the ISS at 9:29am ET on Thursday. The new module provides additional crew quarters,...
Archaeology: Jawbone of huge canine from 1.8 MILLION years ago with human remains in Georgia
Remains freshly collected from the Dmanisi site in Georgia - which has previously yielded several hominin skulls - were analysed by experts led...
New Zealand is rated as the best place to survive a global collapse
New Zealand is rated as the best place to survive a global collapse, report experts from the Global Sustainability Institute in Cambridge.
Get ready to fry! UK summers are to hit 104°F within the decade, forecasters warn
The jump to scorching temperatures of 104°F (40°C) in the UK could come within the decade and become a regular occurrence every three to four years...
Archaeology: Bronze Age grave in Hungary contains urn with the ashes of a high-status woman
People of the Vatya culture - who lived from around 2200-1450 BCE, during the Hungarian Early and Middle Bronze Ages - customarily cremated their...
Amazingly preserved Visigoth coffin with human remains found buried under Roman villa in Spain
A surprisingly well-preserved Visigoth coffin was found on the site of Los Villaricos, a Roman villa abandoned in the fifth century and repurposed...
Scientists observe light coming from behind a black hole for the first time
Stanford astronomers spotted a series of bright flares that are smaller than what is released from the center of a black hole and were also...
New image of Andromeda galaxy shows scientists where stars are born in the Milky Way's neighbor
A new radio image of the Andromeda galaxy, the Milky Way galaxy's closest neighbor in space, has revealed to scientists learn what part of it stars...
'World's most powerful' wave turbine off Orkney starts generating electricity
The Orbital O2 turbine is anchored in the Fall of Warness off the northeastern coast of Scotland and connected to the local Orkney onshore...
Fossils: Sponges in 890 MILLION year old reefs in Canada may be Earth's earliest-known animal
Sponge like-structures in the fabric of rocks from Canada's fossilised Little Dal reefs were found by Laurentian University palaeontologist...