Training your dog with punishment tactics, such as yelling and leash jerks, can impact your pet’s stress levels in the long term, according to a recent study.
The three African-American women whose stories were shared in the 2016 movie “Hidden Figures” will be awarded Congressional Gold Medals.
Astronomers and sky watchers will be ready for a rare celestial event taking place Monday, November 11th. That's when Mercury, our innermost planet, passes directly between Earth and the sun.
For thousands of years, millions of tiny white abalone snails lived along the California coast.
A team of scientists discovered a new strain of HIV for the first time in 19 years and published the findings Wednesday.
A seaweed-based drug that could treat early forms of Alzheimer’s disease was approved by Chinese authorities.
A bright light that lit up the skies over Los Angeles may have been a meteor from the Taurid meteor shower.
NASA said the image was captured by the Hubble Space Telescope and is the result of a head-on collision between two galaxies.
The world’s first female spacewalking team made history high above Earth on Friday, floating out of the International Space Station to fix a broken part of the power network.
The western Joshua tree needs protection under the California Endangered Species Act because of threats from climate change and habitat destruction, the Center for Biological Diversity said in a petition Tuesday to the state’s Fish and Game Commission.
The National Weather Service’s weather surveillance radar captured a massive migration of monarch butterflies and dragonflies flying over the central United States.
Delta announced it will hire 12,000 employees by next year as it expand its operations.
Delta celebrated International Girls in Aviation Day on Sunday with its fifth annual Women Inspiring our Next Generation (WING) Flight, which carried 120 girls ages 12 to 18 from Salt Lake City to NASA in Houston.
Travel website TripAdvisor announced it will no longer sell tickets or generate revenue from any attractions that are involved with the captivity of ocean mammals.
You may want to put your eyes to the skies this weekend if you live in certain parts of the United States.
More than one-in-four birds has vanished from the North American landscape in the last 50 years, according to new research published in the journal Science Thursday. Because birds are indicators of environmental health, these findings are deeply concerning to scientists.
Much like taking the family on a cruise or a trip to visit Mickey Mouse at Disney World, one California company believes that going to space will eventually become just another vacation option.
Officials say a mountain lion wandered inside a California house and was captured in a photo lying on a bathroom floor.
This definitely counts as a once-in-a-lifetime catch.
Tossing banana peels, apple cores and other “natural” foods on the ground while in nature can have lasting impacts and sometimes deadly consequences for animals, wildlife officials warned this week.