Mars images show Perseverance rover at work

New images from NASA show the Perseverance Mars rover hard at work as it searches the Red Planet for signs of ancient microbial...

California aquarium, agencies work to develop sea otter tracker

NASA is aiding in the effort to humanely track sea otter populations. The agency's Ames Research Center in California's Silicon Valley is working to...

Florida woman, 74, saves pet dog from alligator attack: report

A Florida woman courageously rescued her pet dog from an alligator attack near Boca Raton last month, according to a report. Suzan Marciano, 74,...

Swarm of bees kill more than 60 endangered penguins in South Africa

More than 60 endangered African penguins were apparently killed by a swarm of bees in South Africa Friday, in what bird conservationists described...

How to see the harvest moon

The next full moon is the harvest moon, which will be visible starting on Monday night. Also known as the fruit or barley moon...

NASA confirms Mars region had thousands of ancient volcanic eruptions

NASA scientists have found evidence that thousands of massive ancient volcanoes erupted on Mars. The so-called "super eruptions" occurred in a region of northern...

How common are alligator attacks?

When Hurricane Ida hit the Gulf Coast state of Louisiana two weeks ago, floodwaters from the storm brought another danger to residents: wildlife. A...

More than a third of shark species threatened with extinction

More than a third of the world's sharks and rays are threatened with extinction, according to the International Union for the Conservation of...

Los Angeles earthquake measured at 3.0

A 3.0 magnitude earthquake rattled the Los Angeles area Tuesday evening, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake, centered in Sylmar in northern...

Woolly mammoth resurrection? Scientists say it's in process

A new biotechnology company is aiming to genetically resurrect the woolly mammoth by 2027.Colossal, which launched on Monday, has received $15 million in initial...

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