Friday November 17, 2017 6:54AM ET
A team of scientists in Australia is investigating the causes of the unexpected recovery of frog populations in the north of the country after a devastating fungus hit them more than three decades ago, an academic said.
Friday November 17, 2017 5:00AM ET
Reservoirs of oxygen-rich iron between Earth's core and mantle could have played a major role in Earth's history, including the breakup of supercontinents, drastic changes in Earth's atmospheric makeup, and the creation of life.
Thursday November 16, 2017 7:33AM ET
The gas composition of a planet's atmosphere generally determines how much heat gets trapped in the atmosphere.
Thursday November 16, 2017 5:05AM ET
A team working with ESO's High Accuracy Radial velocity Planet Searcher (HARPS) at the La Silla Observatory in Chile has found that the red dwarf star Ross 128 is orbited by a low-mass exoplanet every 9.9 days.
Wednesday November 15, 2017 2:02PM ET
A newly discovered Earth-sized planet with a similar temperature and a stable parent star may be the closest potentially habitable world, according to astronomers.
Wednesday November 15, 2017 6:35AM ET
The Antarctic is being melted from below, according to a new study by Nasa - and a type of buried super-volcano may be to blame.
Wednesday November 15, 2017 4:28AM ET
The Government of Brazil today released new data showing a 28% fall in deforestation in Federal Conservation Areas in the Amazon region from August 2016 to July 2017.