Water in the soil plays an important role in storing carbon dioxide—the main greenhouse gas—which is helping to heat the planet.
Two Dutch YouTubers drove three miles into the Nevada National Security Site in an attempt to access Area 51 and discover evidence of alien life.
It's not clear what the relationship between the two individuals was, but researchers speculate they could have been soldiers, relatives or even lovers.
"I want to say this with a lot of clarity: In these conditions, we cannot authorize the development of Libra on European soil," French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said during a blockchain conference in Paris.
"We have never seen anything like this in the 24 years we have studied the supermassive black hole," researcher Andrea Ghez said.
"It's highly likely that any pollution that impacts the health of soil fauna, such as earthworms, may have cascading effects on other aspects of the soil ecosystem, such as plant growth," researcher Connor Russell said.
It is clear that despite management efforts at local, regional and national levels, a significant number of threats to the reef are getting worse.
Scientists found the 288 foot tree during a project to scan parts of the rainforest with lasers.
Short-faced kangaroos are an entirely extinct group of marsupial herbivores that arose during the Miocene Epoch—around 23 to 5.3 million years ago—and diversified prolifically during Australia's Ice Age.
The two balloon-like structures stretch hundreds of light-years and are thought to have formed in a violent eruption seven million years ago.
The exoplanet is 110 light-years from Earth and was discovered by NASA's Kepler spacecraft in 2015.
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing with a road trip to some of the places that made it possible.
Once touted as an indestructible magic material, plastics have proven they are, indeed, long lasting - often ending up in our oceans, polluting reefs and killing wildlife. Here's how to help while you travel.
AI devices, heads-up displays, smart license plates and more are make drivers safer.
"Tracking and monitoring the types of mosquitoes that exist in Nebraska communities is critical, which in turn helps us identify potential public health implications and implement prevention measures to reduce risk," a state epidemiologist said.
Astronomers found a "runaway star," dubbed PG 1610+062, in the outer halo of the Milky Way.
Scientists have found they rub their teeth during aggressive encounters as part of "unusual" communication system.
"This discovery is striking given how small their brains are," researcher Gene Robinson said.
"The Amazon is a carbon sink, which slows the rate of carbon dioxide build up in the atmosphere, and thus climate warming," said James Randerson from the University of California, Irvine.
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Researchers announce there are three different species of electric eel, 250 years after first being found.
Scientists believe that the Earth is currently going through its sixth mass extinction event.
Scientists tracked queens during a period in their lives when they collect a lifetime's worth of sperm from males.
A study has reconstructed the immediate aftermath of the asteroid 66 million years ago to learn more about the impact of the momentous event.