A team of researchers from Harvard University is close to reviving an extinct bird after recreating a near-complete genome of the little bush moa.
The main drill was not used for over a year and engineers MacGyvered a new way to use it.
Archaeologists discovered the submerged prehistoric site, dating back to the Early Archaic period, near the Venice shoreline, off the coast of Florida.
The new discovery also provides clues that could revolutionise our understanding of the mysterious dark matter particles.
A massive collision, doughnut-shaped clouds, and rock vapour all seemingly came together to form the Moon.
Tardigrades are highly resilient creatures are believed to be capable of surviving intense radiation and the vacuum of space.
Lesser rain has been predicted for India, with weaker monsoons likely by the end of this century.
Astrophysicists suggest that aliens could transmit hazardous messages and launch cyberattacks to hack and shut down our computers.
Some hardy microbes, living in extreme conditions in the deepest parts of the Earth's oceans, could theoretically survive on Enceladus.
Study of an ancient burial reveals how a prehistoric puppy was cared for by human beings almost 14,000 years ago.
Scientists believe that impact from such supermassive black hole outbursts may be one of the most common ways for super-Earths to form at the centre of the Milky Way.
Researchers at Washington State University have extracted nicotine from the dental deposits to understand consumption of tobacco in the ancient world.
The banquet hall was likely used for various rituals and sumo tournaments during the seventh century.
The Arctic is now nearly 50 degrees over normal February temperatures. An event like this "has definitely not been seen before".
Doctors at the San Antonio Military Medical Center also called in the local fire department out of fear that the firework would explode mid-surgery.
Cimon would simplify their routine tasks and serve as an early warning system to flag technical glitches.
The Moon will get its first mobile phone network next year after a deal between Vodafone, Nokia and Audi. The Ultra Compact Network device weighs only 1kg.
Heavy snow has caused school closures and travel disruptions in the UK - this is how the rest of the continent looks.
The effect is amplified when the pair holding hands are lovers, or close family members. But while this may work for women previous papers show that men are not as good at picking up on these kinds of social signals.
Dormant subsurface microbes found on Earth could be present on Mars as well.