“Manhattanhenge” sunrise drenched Midtown Manhattan in brilliant light on Wednesday.
The National Weather Service routinely warns people about falling rain, snow and hail, but temperatures are dropping so low in South Florida the forecasters warned residents about falling iguanas.
A Chinese theme park is getting substantial international backlash after a pig was tied up and forced to bungee jump from a 220-foot-plus platform as part of a publicity stunt for the park’s newest attraction.
After a series of heartbreaking images of starving lions in Sudan were posted online, a global campaign is underway to save them.
Mike Potts estimated that the theft of the 92 hives, about a third of his operation, would cost him about $44,000 in revenue.
Authorities said the father went into protection mode and suffocated the animal.
Humans are getting colder, according to a new study out of Stanford University's School of Medicine that found the average human body temperature to be lower than the 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit average established more than 150 years ago.
Yosemite's Horsetail Fall will light up with bright orange and red hues that resemble cascading fire for a few days in February.
A zoo shared a video of a hippo playing with a big ball.
A project to create an artificial reef out of discarded car tires didn't work out as planned.
The launch is an important one for SpaceX and NASA as the commercial crew program continues into the phase that many officials describe as “the final dress rehearsal.”
This might be one of the most memorable souvenirs ever.
SpaceX blew up one of its own rockets Sunday morning as part of a key test to show that its new Dragon capsule is safe for astronauts, bringing the company one step closer to its first crewed flight.
Researchers say they have successfully created another embryo of the nearly extinct northern white rhino in a global effort to keep the species alive. Just two animals remain, and both are female.
Proxima c appears to be at least 5.8 times as big as Earth.
Firefighters came across two koalas—a mother and baby—in need of water on Kangaroo Island in Australia.
A United Airlines plane headed to Los Angeles from New Jersey was forced to make an emergency landing soon after takeoff on January 15 due to what the carrier said was a mechanical problem.
A 6-year-old boy in Massachusetts is doing his part to help save animals affected by the devastating wildfires in Australia.
Scientists are sounding the alarm that the exploding popularity of the almond industry is putting a huge strain on honeybees.
Dan Carlson says drones have flown after dark near his Nebraska farm four times this year. He suspects military involvement. U.S. Air Force officials overseeing dozens of nuclear missiles scattered across the region deny any role in the drone sightings.