Oct 07, 2018 05:26 PM EDT
Alaska's land mass is equal to the size of one-fifth of the continental United States, yet stores about half of the country's terrestrial - both upland and wetland - carbon stores and fluxes.
Oct 07, 2018 05:25 PM EDT
Turbidity currents have historically been described as fast-moving currents that sweep down submarine canyons, carrying sand and mud into the deep sea.
Oct 06, 2018 08:24 PM EDT
Katt allegedly attacked the driver of a town car that was supposed to take him to the Moda Center Friday night after an argument about transporting his dog
Oct 06, 2018 08:19 PM EDT
Kate Hudson is sharing her newborn daughter with the world.
Oct 06, 2018 08:14 PM EDT
the discovery of an Iron Age sword in a Swedish lake by a young girl named Saga sounds like enough to at least get you through the first couple pages.
Oct 06, 2018 08:09 PM EDT
There has been no lack of drama in the lead-up to Brazil's presidential election on Sunday.
Oct 06, 2018 08:05 PM EDT
Melania Trump stood in front of Egypt's Great Sphinx, doing something she rarely does: Speaking about the news of the day.
Oct 06, 2018 07:59 PM EDT
U.S. President Donald Trump said he is "100 percent" certain that Christine Blasey Ford named the wrong person when she accused Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault in testimony during his Supreme Court nomination hearings.
Oct 06, 2018 07:51 PM EDT
The singers will now be called the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said in a statement.
Oct 06, 2018 07:46 PM EDT
'We don't allow our people to wear campaign clothing while on assignment'
Oct 06, 2018 07:41 PM EDT
Over repeated interruptions by protesters in the gallery, the Senate on Saturday voted 50 to 48 to confirm Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh as the next Supreme Court justice.
Oct 06, 2018 05:54 PM EDT
Researchers from Linköping University and the Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden propose a new device concept that can efficiently transfer the information carried by electron spin to light at room temperature - a stepping stone towards future information technology. They present their approach in an article in Nature Communications.
Oct 06, 2018 05:51 PM EDT
New Haven, Conn. - By severely curtailing the effects of antibiotics, the formation of organized communities of bacterial cells known as biofilms can be deadly during surgeries and in urinary tract infections. Yale researchers have just come a lot closer to understanding how these biofilms develop, and potentially how to stop them.
Oct 06, 2018 05:44 PM EDT
Global sustainability is important now more than ever due to increasing urban populations and the resulting stress it can have on natural resources. But increased populations in cities may lead to greater efficiency, as a team of Penn State researchers discovered when they analyzed the water footprint of 65 mid- to large-sized U.S. cities.
Oct 04, 2018 04:11 PM EDT
The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has backed away from a previously stated goal of North Korea giving up its nuclear weapons by the end of Donald Trump’s first term in January 2021.