Giant `rivers in the sky` could cause vast, extinction-level floods
December 27, 2016
Atmospheric rivers have claimed their first victims.Atmospheric rivers - narrow corridors of concentrated moisture suspended in the atmosphere - ...
Here`s how entire forests can migrate to better environments
December 13, 2016
The trees go marching one by one.Migration is tough for all living things. After all, it&rsquo s usually triggered because a certain habitat has ...
Google Timelapse lets you see how any location on Earth has changed in 32 years
November 30, 2016
A lot has happened since 1984.It might not seem like such a long time, but in past three decades, Earth has changed in immeasurable ways, with cities ...
Rare Antarctic beetle find delights
November 29, 2016
Scientists have made a rare find a new species of fossil beetle from Antarctica.
It`s the first evidence of a ground beetle found on the ...
Mayan `nesting doll pyramid` discovered in Mexico
November 17, 2016
A third structure has been found within the famous Kukulkan pyramid in eastern Mexico, experts say.The 10m (33t) tall pyramid was found within two ...
Two Lions Find An Injured Fox And Protect It
November 9, 2016
There is absolutely no doubt that most mothers have an instinct to protect their own, but that also applies to other babies as well. Mothers just ...
Singaporeans using less electricity, water
November 7, 2016
Experts credit increased use of energy-efficient appliances, but say more needs to be done
People here may be armed with mobile phones, tablets and ...
Diwali fireworks choke Delhi, angering Indians
October 31, 2016
Angry residents of the Indian capital, Delhi, are sharing images of smog, one day after Diwali celebrations saw huge quantities of fireworks set ...
Dreamworld: Four killed on Australian theme park ride
October 26, 2016
Two men and two women have been killed on a ride at a theme park on Australia`s east coast.
Two victims were thrown from a raft on the Thunder River ...
The most remote village on Earth is about to become self-sufficient
October 20, 2016
1,000 miles from anywhere.The South Atlantic island of Tristan da Cunha is proud of its status as the most remote civilisation in the world, but that ...
Welcome to Slope Point, where the trees grow sideways
October 19, 2016
This place gives "windy" a whole new meaning.
The trees of Slope Point &ndash a small patch of land at the southernmost tip of New Zealand&rsquo s ...