A SpaceX capsule headed back to Earth on Wednesday with precious science samples from NASA's one-year space station resident.
As the Navy's Ice Exercise (ICEX) 2016 winds to a close this week in the frigid waters of the Arctic Ocean, officials at the Office of Naval Research (ONR) today reported new scientific research that took place during the ...
As the Earth emerged from its last ice age several thousand years ago, atmospheric carbon dioxide increased and further warmed the planet. Scientists have long speculated that the primary source of this CO2 was from the deep ...
Fifty years ago, there was a seismic shift away from the longstanding belief that Earth's continents were permanently stationary.
Southern California sunshine means sparkling beach weather, but this summer it's contributing to a return of a traditional nemesis: smog.
Ocean acidification makes it harder for sea snails to escape from their sea star predators, according to a study from the University of California, Davis.
Tropical Storm Estelle continues to strengthen in the Eastern Pacific Ocean and NASA satellite imagery showed what appears to be a developing eye in the storm.
Two tropical cyclones in the Eastern Pacific Ocean have see-sawed in strength today, July 26, 2016.
The Latest on the flight of a solar-powered airplane from Hawaii to California in an attempt to circumnavigate the globe (all times local):
Researchers have discovered a 'bizarre' microorganism which plays a key role in the food web of Earth's oceans.