A lagoon in western Greece is starting to look more like an abandoned home’s basement than a picturesque shoreline.
An angler in Georgia recently reeled in a Kemp’s Ridley sea turtle off a pier in Tybee Island.
An alligator was spotted in a New Jersey township this week, authorities say — and are asking people to report if they see the creature.
Residents affected by the aftermath of Hurricane Florence may have noticed something unusual floating in the storm’s floodwaters: “islands” of fire ants.
Two tiny explorers are pushing the bounds of their kind, but if scientists have their way, the two adventurers will soon have plenty of company.
A new study shows that dozens of ice volcanoes used to litter the surface of the dwarf planet, Ceres billions of years ago.
Archaeologists believe they have found the final resting place of Captain James Cook’s ship HMS Endeavour off the East Coast of America.
Watch out for this “big boss.”
Tech billionaire Elon Musk has had a big week, and it’s only Tuesday.
A New Zealand family stumbled upon a massive jelly-like blob on a beach early Monday.
A bizarre pulsar emanating from a nearby neutron star, RX J0806.4-4123, is giving off a strange light and scientists are unclear what is causing it.
Canadian firefighters caught a rare, terrifying phenomenon on video last month when a 200-foot-tall fire tornado sucked their firehose into the sky and melted it.
A North Carolina firefighter thought he saw an alligator in the flood waters after Hurricane Florence.
Deadly tsunamis crashing into Britain might seem far-fetched, but new research says it’s more common than experts previously thought.
All the evidence shows our universe emerged from a single event: an eruption commonly known as the Big Bang.
Archaeologists have discovered a stunning sphinx statue at an ancient temple in southern Egypt.
Wildlife rehabilitators in Wisconsin on Thursday worked to untangle the tails of five young squirrels after they became “hopelessly entangled” in their nest.
The Klondike region of Canada is famous for its gold, but now other remarkable ancient treasures have been unearthed from the melting permafrost.
Researchers from the U.S. and Israel have found evidence of the world’s oldest beer-making in an Israeli cave.
A band of beluga whales adopted a lost narwhal, who was seen swimming far away from the arctic waters the whales normally live.
A man has been charged in Australia following the deaths of at least 137 wedge-tailed eagles, according to news reports.
SpaceX is set to announce the first private passenger to fly around the Moon on one of its spacecraft, the company tweeted Thursday.
The temporary closure of a New Mexico observatory last week sparked wide-ranging theories, especially after reports that federal authorities were involved.
A possible mammoth bone was recently discovered at a construction site in Cape Coral, Florida.
Hurricane Florence could result in contaminated drinking water, experts warn.
Analysis of bones from now-extinct elephant birds could shed new light on the fate of the giant birds.