'Snowball Earth' may have helped give rise to Earth's first animals
Those new conditions perfectly allowed algae to spread across the globe. That then created the burst of energy needed for more complex organisms to thrive.
'Snowball Earth' may have helped give rise to Earth's first animals
Iran sues the U.S. for breaching nuclear deal: reports
The Iran government has filed a lawsuit against the United States over President Donald Trump's decision.
Iran sues the U.S. for breaching nuclear deal: reports
Iran step-up its nuclear program builds new centrifuge factory
The head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization Ali Akbar Salehi, said it has built a factory that can produce rotors.
Iran step-up its nuclear program builds new centrifuge factory
Iran government orders reopening of nuclear plant: reports
The Iran government on Wednesday ordered a formerly unused nuclear plant to resume operations.
Iran government orders reopening of nuclear plant: reports
Two-dimensional material could revolutionize solar fuel generation
A new two-dimensional material could revolutionize the field of solar fuel generation.
Two-dimensional material could revolutionize solar fuel generation
German scientists creating artificial Sun
Scientists in Germany are turning on what is being described as 'the world's largest artificial sun.'
German scientists creating artificial Sun
Access to water cut off as battle for Mosul wages on
The battle for Mosul has cut off access to running water for thousands of citizens.
Access to water cut off as battle for Mosul wages on
North Korea increases nuclear production in secret, U.S. officials say
U.S. officials believe that North Korea is increasing nuclear production at hidden sites.
North Korea increases nuclear production in secret, U.S. officials say
Hybrid device harvests magnetic and mechanical energy
A new study reveals a unique hybrid device that harvests both mechanical and magnetic energy.
Hybrid device harvests magnetic and mechanical energy
Wolves are thriving in radioactive Chernobyl
The lack of humans has opened up an opportunity for wolves to thrive in Chernobyl.
Wolves are thriving in radioactive Chernobyl
Greenpeace activists expose nuclear power plant's security vulnerability
Greenpeace France activists crash drone into nuclear installation.
Greenpeace activists expose nuclear power plant's security vulnerability
Nuclear scientists highlight key property that drives neutron decay
An international team of scientists has calculated the most precise value of axial.
Nuclear scientists highlight key property that drives neutron decay
U.S. Department of Energy announces $19M for advanced battery technology
The United States Department of Energy revealed $19 million to support twelve new cost-shared research projects.
U.S. Department of Energy announces $19M for advanced battery technology
Apple operations now fully powered by clean energy
Apple has fulfilled its commitment to use clean energy and facilitate renewable energy projects worldwide.
Apple operations now fully powered by clean energy
Atlantic overturning is weakest it has been in over 1000 years
A new study suggests that the Atlantic warming is the weakest it has been in over 1000 years.
Atlantic overturning is weakest it has been in over 1000 years
Popularity of electric cars could make ocean water safe to drink
Turning the world's oceans into econ-friendly lithium mines may help conversion to electric cars.
Popularity of electric cars could make ocean water safe to drink
T-Mobile Plans to Go Green
T-Mobile dedicates itself to renewable energy.
T-Mobile Plans to Go Green
Glowing plants could be a future alternative to electrical lights
Researchers have developed glowing plants they hope could one day replace outdoor lighting.
Glowing plants could be a future alternative to electrical lights
Strange booming sounds in Colorado baffle experts
Speculation about the source of the booms include a supersonic aircraft that broke the sound barrier or, possibly, a meteor from the Leonid meteor shower, which peaked on Nov. 17 and 18.
Strange booming sounds in Colorado baffle experts
Global light pollution is steadily rising each year, study reports
New research shows that light pollution continues to grow in all areas of the world.
Global light pollution is steadily rising each year, study reports
Lightning creates nuclear reactions through antimatter
For the first time, researchers have proved that lightning acts as a natural particle accelerator
Lightning creates nuclear reactions through antimatter
Dark Energy Survey maps 26 million galaxies
The Universe may be a little less lumpy than previously thought, according to the newest, biggest map to date of its structure.
Dark Energy Survey maps 26 million galaxies
Trappist-1 planetary system formed as long ago as 9.8 billion years, NASA says
On the other hand, the planets could have thick atmospheres that may have protected them from damaging radiation.
Trappist-1 planetary system formed as long ago as 9.8 billion years, NASA says
TRAPPIST-1 is billions of years older than our solar system, study reports
The distant system sits roughly 40 light-years from Earth and, according to the new research, is between 5.4 and 9.8 billion years old.
TRAPPIST-1 is billions of years older than our solar system, study reports
Moon's magnetic field lasted much longer than previously thought
The reason for that difference is because our planet's core is a dense mix of iron and nickel surrounded by flowing rock. That balance keeps charged particles moving in what is known as a dynamo.
Moon's magnetic field lasted much longer than previously thought
Is snorting chocolate a good idea?
But some in the medical community are dubious about ingesting foreign substances, including chocolate.
Is snorting chocolate a good idea?
Russian hackers breached U.S. nuclear power-plant systems
The report comes less than a day after President Trump and Russian President Putin said that they will form a joint cybersecurity working group.
Russian hackers breached U.S. nuclear power-plant systems
Interior head: drilling on public lands could make US "dominant" power
Federally protected lands would be a great source of oil and natural gas, U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke told reporters Friday.
Interior head: drilling on public lands could make US “dominant” power
Elon Musk leaves White House councils over climate-accord withdrawal
Musk has pursued a range of clean-energy technologies in the last few years, including electric cars, solar roof panels, and improvements in battery technology.
Elon Musk leaves White House councils over climate-accord withdrawal
EU and China seek common ground on climate change
President Trump might not share European Union officials' support for the international pact on climate change, but Chinese Premier Li Keqiang does.
EU and China seek common ground on climate change
Jen Chaney writes an open letter to Hannah Horvath
Vulture TV columnist, Jen Chaney, penned a letter to Girls protagonist, Hannah Horvath.
Jen Chaney writes an open letter to Hannah Horvath
Rob Manfred says Team USA helping WBC popularity
Major League Baseball commissioner, Rob Manfred, claimed that the current WBC has been helped the popularity of the sport in the U.S.
Rob Manfred says Team USA helping WBC popularity
NASA makes an engine that defies Newton laws of motion
This theory has been tested time and again and always been proven right.
NASA makes an engine that defies Newton laws of motion
New dwarf planet found in our solar system
This planet lies in the asteroid belt between Jupiter and Mars.
New dwarf planet found in our solar system
Jupiter's high temperature explained
However, recent studies show that it generates its heat from the Great Red Spot.
Jupiter’s high temperature explained