There are thousands of fraudulent websites waiting to scam potential pet owners.
New research shows crocodiles have landed upon an equilibrium state of evolution.
New fossil detective work sheds light on the life of megalodon, the biggest predatory shark ever discovered.
The brain is surprisingly changeable.
During lockdowns, we live our lives through our screens. Here, tech experts share their tips on when - and how - to switch off.
One way forward would be to abandon the traditional approach of using single-dish telescopes for SETI.
Breeding cats for exaggerated facial features might have hindered our ability to understand them.
Nostalgia is a powerful emotion, but we shouldn't let it take over our lives.
We could start making our genomes equipped to deal with more frequent pandemics. But it may come at a cost.
New physics may be needed to explain why there's more matter than antimatter in the universe.
Starship's groundbreaking design will help it land safely on Mars one day.
Fears over the sinister side of artificial intelligence have become reality
Over the past ten years, scientists have argued about what the earliest animal really was.
The level of anger and sadness in our dreams may be related to how much we suffer mentally with social isolation.
Driven by a desire to eliminate pain, some people have shockingly advocated taking the rest of nature with us.
Exclusive footage of the clandestine bunkers from which Britain hoped to halt a Nazi invasion.
New research suggests ordering the elements by atomic radius and ability to attract electrons.
Just because someone doesn't have a calculated agenda of bullying another person, they can still, perhaps subconsciously, intend to harm them in isolated and emotional moments.
Sound barrier-breaking fighter ace Chuck Yeager, who has died aged 97, epitomised a very different era of test pilots.
Not all planets orbit stars. Rogues float through the galaxy in darkness and are almost impossible to see.