The jet is now believed to have changed course after it went missing. So searchers may have been looking in the wrong place.
A cat with a "history of violence" attacked a baby and trapped a family in their bedroom. How much of a threat are domestic felines?
From classifying galaxies to mapping deforestation in the Congo, volunteers around the world can get involved in serious science
And we're not talking about soy or almond, either.
Paul Nicklen says the assignment that put him face to face with a toothy leopard seal "will stay with me forever."
Pollution widespread and affected millions more than previously thought, 2013 data shows
Better accounting for aerosols shows CO2 just as potent as we thought.
These now-extinct swimmers had highly dense bones that facilitated their transition from land to sea by helping them sink to seafloors to graze.
The USAF plans to divest entire fleets, including the A-10 Thunderbolt II attack plane and U-2 Dragon Lady spyplanes and "focus on the multi-role aircraft that can deliver a variety of capabilities...
Anne Perkins: First thoughts: We're told women with a partner may be less likely to die of heart disease, but how are we supposed to act on such findings?
Fine filigree among 4,000 pieces of greatest treasure trove found in UK, which have been brought together for conservation work
At least two bursts of technical data from the missing Malaysian Airlines jet were broadcast and could hold valuable clues, New Scientist has learned
While we are working through a problem, the brain's tendency to stick with familiar ideas can literally blind us to superior solutions
A Scots conservation group is protecting frogs from falling into drains by installing miniature ladders.
A Louisiana man has found a 2.89 carat white diamond at Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro.
SABC News.com - Govt launches 2014 Human Papilloma Virus vaccination campaign:Wednesday 12 March 2014
Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi will on Wednesday launch the 2014 Human Papilloma Virus vaccination campaign at Gonyane primary school in Bloemfontein.
Colorado-based firm DigitalGlobe has put its high-resolution satellite images online so people can explore the seas for clues about the missing Boeing 777.
ESO's Very Large Telescope has revealed the largest yellow star—and one of the 10 largest stars found so far...
On Tuesday, President Obama used his executive authority to create a new national monument, signaling he is serious about bypassing congressional inaction when necessary.
When a famous actor/actress, politician, or prominent figure of any kind risks ridicule to discuss their mood disorder, the world stops to listen. For as
Snow is falling across a wide swath of southern Michigan, leaving roads slippery and reducing visibility for motorists.
Good to know that the end of the world is further away than we think
Although men of all ages and older women who bicycle improve their health, for younger women, the disproportionate fatality rate from accidents canceled the advantage afforded by exercise
The civil war in Syria is not new. Unlike an earthquake or hurricane, people are not being flooded with around-the-clock images of rescue workers climbing th...
(Phys.org) —Researchers have discovered that creating a graphene-copper-graphene 'sandwich' strongly enhances the heat conducting properties of copper, a discovery that could further help in the...
With multi-county negotiations stalled to create an expanded regional water authority, Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr is exploring Plan B - privatize operation of the Detroit Water and Sewer Department...
A new study shows Earth's climate likely will continue to warm during this century on track with previous estimates, despite the recent slowdown in the rate of global warming.
The secret to the animals' flight could one day improve the aerodynamics of wind energy harvesting technology.
Today: Drive-through police station, red carpet slip-up and Muppets Most Wanted
Next month Norway is expected to become the first country where 1 percent of the cars are electric. Most Norwegians are supportive, but it's taken large financial incentives to reach this level.
We were frightened by The Machines all this time. But will The Infants be our last hope? [A NEW FILM FROM LEGENDARY DIRECTOR JAMES CAMERON]
Hitachi and HGNE today announced the development of a submersible crawling and swimming robot (crawler) and a shape-changing robot (crawler) which freely modify shape or posture to avoid obstacles...
Tesla Motors Inc., the electric-car company that doesn’t have franchised retail dealers, may be forced to close its stores in New Jersey after a state commission voted to bar automakers from selling...
The paper-thin Datastickies were created by designer Aditi Singh and university professor Parag Anand, both from New Delhi, India.
The roll out of the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) immunisation campaign is about health education says doctor Faith Khumalo.