The loss of global wilderness areas over the last two decades has been catastrophic, with the Amazon and Central Africa being the hardest hit regions, a new study revealed.
The regular variation in the X-ray brightness of 1E 1613’s source, with a period of about six and a half hours, have baffled scientists so far.
A new study has suggested that the genetic differences among giraffe species are as great as those between polar and brown bears.
Over the last few years, China has ramped up its efforts in developing advanced new military equipment, including submarines, aircraft carriers and anti-satellite missiles.
Terzan 5 is expected to help astronomers unravel the mysteries of galaxy formation and better understand the Milky Way’s evolutionary history.
The photographs, obtained by NASA’s Cassini spacecraft, are expected to help scientists learn more about the landscape of Saturn’s largest moon.
Russian officials said the U.S. plane was intercepted because it was heading toward Russian territory with its transponders switched off.
The sales halt will also cause a major blow to the company, which has been struggling with stagnant growth of its mobile business in recent quarters.
China, which has already improved its ability to hit targets far from home, is reportedly seeking further improvements as part of its defense strategy.
The new division would consist of infantry battalions that would patrol the Bering Strait coastline on four- and six-wheeled quad bikes.
The distance between the two stars that are separated by only 360 astronomical units is extremely close for twin stars with planets orbiting them, scientists said.
The fossils, which date back 3.7 billion years and predate the world’s previous oldest stromatolite fossils, could point to rapid emergence of life on a young Earth.
Samsung’s Galaxy S8 may come with dual cameras at the back, something that the iPhone 7 is also likely to feature.
The core of the galaxy cluster named “CL J1001” consists of 11 massive galaxies, nine of which are experiencing formation of new stars at a remarkably high rate.
The latest findings are expected to help scientists better understand the origin and mode of evolution of these flying reptiles that existed millions of years ago.
The country allotted a defense budget of more than $36 billion for 2017 to build a homegrown anti-missile system to deal with growing North Korean threats.
Dogs can distinguish between words and the intonation of human speech by using brain regions similar to those used by humans, a new study suggests.
The military exercise has begun in the southwestern Astrakhan region, involving 4,000 troops and 1,500 pieces of military equipment.
Here’s how to manually install Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow firmware update on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 SM-N900W8.
As part of the NASA-funded experiment, a crew of six scientists lived in a small dome with limited access to resources to simulate life on the red planet.