A new theory may explain the background to one of the most famous works of art every produced.
Researchers recently confirmed it is possible to extract proteins from 80-million-year-old dinosaur bones.
British scientists are exploring ways to use the steel industry’s waste to capture carbon dioxide in the atmosphere
Colder and less sunny regions of the world have higher rates of alcoholic cirrhosis, a disease caused by excessive drinking which results in irreversible scarring of the liver, new research shows. An international team of scientists found that every increase in temperature of one degree Celsius was linked with a decrease in the alcohol-attributable fraction of cirrhosis of 0.3 percent.
150ft iceberg, which dwarfs nearby town of Ferryland, becomes tourist attraction as number of icebergs moving into North Atlantic shipping lanes spikes
Along parts of the East Coast, the entire system of insuring coastal property is beginning to break down.
A new method has been devised for assessing the cultural value of landscapes using geotagged photos shared on a social-networking service.
New geospatial tools are not only helping to observe and preserve marine life, they are creating industries and revenues around the world.
Reflecting the sun saves a building’s energy but it can also affect surrounding temperatures and offset carbon emissions
Human activity has put wildlife around the world at risk, but many creatures are now thriving thanks to conservationists