Some hikers in Oregon recently found 19 dead elk, which state Fish and Wildlife officials say were likely the victims of an avalanche.
Is it the remains of a woolly mammoth — or a decaying whale?
Several wheelchair-bound rescue dogs playfully “ruffed” it up when they chased each other during playtime.
The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office posted a video of deputies shooting nonlethal beanbag rounds to break a car’s window in order to release a bear trapped inside.
A golden retriever is being credited for nursing a neglected horse back to health after the animals formed an unlikely bond that was captured in a viral video.
Extra terrestrials may not be openly roaming the Red Planet, but muppets might be.
A mummy buried in Southern Egypt more than 5,000 years ago has revealed its grisly secrets, shedding new light on prehistoric embalming practices.
A warning has been issued by scientists about "devastating tsunamis" caused by climate change.
In 1943, Daryl Weathers was a 19-year-old Seaman 2nd Class aboard the destroyer USS Abner Read, which was conducting an anti-submarine patrol in the remote Aleutian Islands. Almost 75 years to the day since the ship’s stern was torn off by a Japanese mine, the 94-year-old describes the harrowing event and the ship’s survival.
Omega Centauri may be the brightest among the dense collections of stars known as globular clusters, but it probably doesn't contain many habitable worlds, a new study suggests.