Ambivalence over the name of the third season of the year reflects its status as a relatively new concept.
It looked alien but its pungent odor gave its identity away.
A fourth phase of life known as the "death spiral" may exist, say scientists.
Archaeologists in the United Kingdom are using 3-D printing to bring two historical shipwrecks to life
The altitude can take a real toll on the human body.
Kuvée says its wine bottle can keep your favorite vintage fresh for up to 30 days.
A braided head of hair found buried beneath a medieval abbey in England is yielding clues about its owner.
As they filter water, the bivalves' tissues absorb some of the chemicals and pathogens that are present.
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch may be developing permanent features, such as trash islands.
Lake Natron in Tanzania is one of the most serene lakes in Africa, but it's also the source of some phantasmagorical photographs.