Wednesday, 12 December, 2018
This reptile is ancestor to all the world's snakes and lizards

This reptile is ancestor to all the world's snakes and lizards

Four legs, a body covered with scales and a long snout: researchers announced Wednesday, have ident...

The mother of all lizards found in Italian Alps

The scientists have discovered that Megachirella is older than it was previously known. The fos...

'Death event' threatens Great Barrier Reef

Although the study shows that the Great Barrier Reef can show great resilience, Webster says it wo...

European Union moves to ban single-use plastics

EU Commission vice-president Frans Timmermans who is responsible for sustainable development said ...

When Ingalls returned to the site, firefighters were waiting to greet him. NASA has seen firsthand...

The deal was approved by cabinet on Tuesday morning and is now subject to approval by Kinder Morgan ...

The pipeline expansion is expected to triple the amount of Alberta oil transported to the west coast...

Finance Minister Bill Morneau made the announcement at a news conference with Natural Resources Mini...

The body of a "wolf-like animal" shot and killed by a rancher near Denton, Montana has been sent t...

Flood and flash-flood watches are spread across Mississippi, Alabama and Florida , where 4 to 7 i...

Alberto will make landfall along the north central Gulf Coast Monday. The National Oceanic and ...

Although the east side of the storm isn't expected to reach Broward, Miami-Dade or Palm Beach coun...

Of those named storms , five to nine could achieve hurricane strength, with winds of at least 74 mi...

He then commanded the second crewed flight to the United States' first space station, Skylab , in 1...

The rocket was also carrying a pair of research satellites as part of the Gravity Recovery and Clima...

The Patuxent Trough measures over nine miles (15 km) wide and runs for some 185 miles (300 km), whil...

If the same asteroid struck this afternoon, it would be lights out for humankind. Recent discoveries...

Methane is shown in purple, nitrogen in yellow, carbon monoxide in green, and water ice in blue. ...

Alberto was almost stalled early Friday night , moving east at just 2 miles per hour. In a mor...

The researchers chose to examine the effect of heightened Carbon dioxide levels on rice because of t...

At that point it might become stronger, although no strengthening is expected on Monday. The Gulf ...

Tropical storm watches were issued for eastern Yucatan Peninsula and the western tip of Cuba. Heavy ...

In a speech at Northern Ireland's Queen's University, he also called for all parties to revive the...

She said to her "knowledge" said Liberal nominations have not been beset by the same allegations a...

This technique, called Feed Extended Drilling , keeps the drill's bit extended out past two stabili...

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