The global heat streak of the 21st century can be explained with statistics that defy astronomical odds.
Yellowhammers are small, colourful and apparently innocuous birds, but they were once considered to be enemies by farmers in New Zealand. Yellowhammers were introduced there to help fight insect crop pests, but instead became ...
The "warming hiatus" that has occurred over the last 15 years has been partly caused by small volcanic eruptions.
German automaker Daimler on Monday showed its vision of the driverless car, a prototype vehicle that allows four passengers to face each other as the vehicle finds its way.
This year has seen a series of reports about likely pensions shortfalls and the urgent need to increase savings.
he Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, revamped, restored and expanded after a three-year closure, is reopening at last, all decked out for the 21st century in its historic Carnegie Mansion home just a few blocks up ...
We've been burning things for hundreds of thousands of years.
With temperature data showing 2014 currently tied for the hottest year on record, the U.N. weather agency on Wednesday rejected claims that global warming has paused.
Shifts in the timing and duration of ice cover, especially the possible lengthening of ice-free periods, may impact polar bears under projected warming before the end of the 21st century, according to a study published November ...
President Barack Obama says the United States needs to bring its schools into the 21st century when it comes to technology.