A mixed breed dog dubbed 'Quasi Modo' bested a field of twenty-seven repugnant competitors on Friday to claim the title of World's Ugliest Dog for 2015.
A remarkable new study on the brains of sleeping rats has revealed surprising insights into the subject of the slumbering rodents' dreams.
George Knapp shares some items that have caught his attention, including articles about a rain of spiders, and the 'drilling' of an ancient lake in Antarctica
Today's new stories include details about what Lee Harvey Oswald was doing in Mexico just before the JFK assassination, a prehistoric monster crocodile, and a strange aurora in the Martian atmosphere
Today's news stories include new photos of Mercury's scorched surface, a photo essay of a "hellish underground fire" in India, and concerns that fracking may be reawakening a fault line
Today's stories include articles on 100 inches of snow that fell in Italy in 18 hours, a caught and released car-sized stingray, and a new academic study on ghost beliefs
Today's new stories include articles about the amazing leap of the praying mantis, the around-the-world journey of a solar powered plane, and monstrous "superflares' in Earth's distant past
Today's news stories include articles about mysterious 'alien signals' from an Earth-like planet, the coming supermoon eclipse, and birds dropping dead out of the sky in Tennessee.
Today's news stories include articles about how the global flood toll will triple by 2030, the discovery of a jaw bone fossil dating back 2.8 million years, and a large fireball seen over Kerala, India
Today's news stories include articles about volcano lightning, a woman who flies a jet using only her mind, and a possible alien methane-based organism
Despite the deluge of snow which has pounded parts of the United States this winter, studies suggest that the season is actually getting progressively warmer each year due to CO2 emissions in the atmosphere.
Once boasting a population of nearly 1 billion in the 1990's, the monarch butterfly faces an uncertain future as its numbers have plummeted to a mere 35 million in the last 20 years. The situation has become so dire that wildlife officials may add the...
Workers put finishing touches to a sculpture prior to the opening of the 27th Harbin Sun Island International Snow Sculpture Art Expo in Harbin, China.
Activists from Greenpeace could face serious legal ramifications for a surreptitious stunt at Peru's Nazca Lines. This past week, members of the environmental group entered a restricted area surrounding the legendary hummingbird geoglyph and composed a...
A remarkable new research project on the eating habits of urban ants has revealed the massive impact the insects play in keeping New York City's ecosystem in check.
Aimed at studying the health and habits of threatened killer whales off the coast of British Columbia, the study utilizes a specially-designed hexacopter drone which hovers, unnoticed, a mere 100 feet above the majestic mammals and allows for...
There was some confusion initially as to which fault was at fault for Sunday's 6.0 quake in Napa, California.
George Knapp shares a number of items that have recently caught his interest, including an article about a British scientist who claims the deadly Ebola virus came from space
A NASA aircraft recently captured photos of the brilliant blue 'melt ponds' that dot the Arctic ice sheets every summer.
George Noory has announced a campaign to protect and insulate the U.S. power grid against an EMP (electromagnetic pulse) event.
Tourists by the thousands are flocking to a small community in Germany following the emergence of an elaborate crop circle in a local farmer's wheat field.
This past weekend, Moth Night took place across the UK, which included a moth count/survey by enthusiasts.
Cyclone winds and heavy rains have battered Auckland, New Zealand and surrounding areas, cutting a swath of damage and leaving thousands of homes without power.
George Knapp shares a number of items of recent interest, including his I-Team reports on Bob Lazar, 25 years later.
A Florida fisherman in search of shrimp ended up catching a hideous piece of history as he inadvertently ensnared an elusive goblin shark.