Insects, plants vanishing from Britain

Hundreds of species of British insects and plants have been quietly disappearing while public attention as been focused on birds and mammals.

Google, Adobe in distribution deal

Google's move to sign a multi-year distribution deal with Adobe to include the Internet group's toolbar in the installation process of Adobe products for Windows is raising eyebrows in the industry over the search giant's ...

Vanishing cricket frogs get a look

Researchers in the Chicago area are trying to track the vanishing population of cricket frogs, once so common they were hardly ever studied.

Underwater volcano found off Sicily

Italian scientists say a large volcano lurks just underneath the surface of the Mediterranean south of Sicily.