Scientists have discovered Earth’s oldest asteroid strike occurred at Yarrabubba, in outback Western Australia, and coincided with the end of a global deep freeze known
A relatively rare phenomenon in clouds known as iridescence can bring up unusual colors vividly or even a whole spectrum of colors simultaneously. Image credit
A stunning green aurora slathers up the sky in this 2017 June 25 snapshot from the International Space Station.
The latest version of the World Magnetic Model (WMM), one of the key tools developed to model the change in Earth’s magnetic field, has been
A new study finds that the number – and elevation – of meltwater lakes in Greenalnd is increasing. How do scientists know?
The border between the Pacific and Atlantic oceans is like a line between 2 worlds. It looks as if the two oceans meet at an
California rolls out first state-wide earthquake early warning system on UC Berkeley’s “MyShake” smartphone app.
These powerful gusts in this amazing video, described as the “mightiest current” in all the oceans, called the Antarctic Circumpolar Current (ACC).
While flying from Munich to Singapore earlier this month, an industrious passenger took images of a passing lightning storm and caught something unexpected: gigantic jet
Hurricane Dorian off the coast of Florida, as seen by the small satellite Tempest-D at 2 a.m. EDT on Sep. 3, 2019 (11 p.m PDT