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The Yellowstone caldera is an active supervolcano beneath the states of Wyoming, Idaho and Montana, which has experienced a supereruption three times in history: 2.1 million years ago, 1.3 million...

Monitoring services from the US Geological Survey (USGS) found there has been 174 earthquakes in the Yellowstone region over the past 28 days. All of the tremors were relatively small, with the largest...

Tungurahua volcano in Ecuador – known locally as “The Black Giant” – is showing signs that it may be unstable. Scientists from then University of Exeter have revealed that if or...

On July 20, 1969, astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin completed the seemingly impossible mission to the Moon. The pair made history when they set foot on the lunar surface, bringing an end to...

Reddit user ‘Pwnographik’ took to the social news aggregator site to tell his tale of what happened to him when he died. He became ill in a foreign country and was forced to go on a Ketogenic...

First announced by the space agency in 2016, the Planetary Defence Coordination Office is part of NASA’s Planetary Science Division to plan against possible life-ending events. Their job...

Between 1969 and 1972, NASA completed six successful landings on the Moon, the most famous being Apollo 11, when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first two men to step foot on the lunar surface...

Black holes are regions of spacetime exhibiting gravitational acceleration so strong that nothing, not even light, can escape. But, it appears they aren’t much different from whirlpools...

More than 45,000 people in almost 30 countries have now caught the never-before-seen coronavirus. However, both individuals and institutions can prepare for and prevent the spread of novel coronavirus,...

Some of the worst viral disease outbreaks in recent years, such as SARS, Ebola and coronavirus (2019-nCoV) originated in bats. Now a new University of California report has revealed bats’ immune...

The discovery was made at the southern Pole of Cold, beneath the East Antarctica Ice Sheet, near Russia’s scientific station. Researchers drilled more than two miles into the ice after radars...

The Yellowstone caldera spreads beneath the states of Wyoming, Montana and Idaho and gets its chilling nickname as a supervolcano due to its ability to inflict devastation on a global level. It...

On July 20, 1969, NASA completed the seemingly impossible Apollo 11 mission to put the first two men – Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin – on the Moon. The pair made history when...

Known as the Spinosaurus, the colossal creature roamed Earth 125 million years ago and was even bigger than a Tyrannosaurus, towering at up to 60 feet high. Believed to have inhabited the area that...

Known as Project A119, the programme was drawn up by the United States Air Force with the aim of detonating a nuke on the Moon, with the aid of the space agency. According to the files, the “study”...

The find was made possible thanks to an underwater robot called Icefin, which headed more than 700 metres below the ice of the Thwaites Glacier. Also dubbed the “doomsday glacier,”...