25 race horses have been killed after wildfire tore through stalls at a training facility in San Diego. The surviving horses were transported to the Del Mar race track.
The city dates back to the ninth century BC Urartian Kingdom and is believed to have hosted funeral ceremonies for ancient royalty.
Children between the ages of 7 and 9 may be at greater risk for developing asthma if they consumed high amounts of fruit sugars – or fructose - in early childhood.
The country's largest volcano has indicated increased seismic activity and geothermal water leakage over the past month.
Remains of extinct sea creature in Estonia reveal details of structure and function of ancient optical organ that could be the oldest eye ever discovered.
At least four major southern California wildfires have prompted the evacuation of about 200,000 people and destroyed hundreds of homes and buildings.
"This primordial atmosphere created by a magma ocean would have been the hottest and wettest Mars ever was".
Video captures animal hero pulling over on busy highway to rescue animal trapped by blaze engulfing large parts of US state.
The granite structure has been relocated to the Grand Egyptian Museum where it will be restored and put on display alongside thousands of other artefacts.
A simple blood test can soon show if women might be in the frame of mind to seriously harm themselves to the point of attempting suicide.
The stunningly well-preserved fossil of the 70-million-year-old dinosaur was reportedly dug up by poachers and smuggled to Europe.
The galaxies are wrapped in a halo of dark matter and are likely going through a burst of star formation activity.
To reach the target of keeping the rise in global warming within two degrees, carbon emissions will have to be cumulatively cut by 15% more than what was first estimated.
Scientists believe the hydraulic system predates the one in Mesopotamia and may be the oldest in the world.
After the moon was carved out of Earth, bombardments continued for millions of years and some of the debris reached the core of the planet.