Tropical Storm Florence continued to soak the Carolinas Saturday as it lumbered across the region, claiming more than a dozen lives and stranding hundreds of people in floodwaters.
There will be 18.1 million new cases of cancer and 9.6 million people will die with the disease this year worldwide, a report predicts.
A HARVARD professor has slammed the use of coconut oil, saying the consumption of the product is like eating poison.
BLOATING and stomach aches are easy enough to fix if you eat the right foods. Follow these tips to create a healthy gut.
The record for the largest wildfire in California history fell on Monday after just eight months as the Mendocino Complex Fire passed the Thomas Fire, from last December, to set the new mark for most acres burned.
As the state's wildfire seasons get longer and more devastating, firefighters are adjusting to a new and "frightening" normal.
Among the losses were the homes of firefighters working in the area, as well as the Redding police chief.
Researchers have found evidence of an existing body of liquid water on Mars.
A government survey published last year found only around 42% of public elementary and middle schools had air conditioning, and most apartment buildings do not have centralized climate control systems.
An explosion sent lava crashing through the roof of a tour boat off Hawaii's Big Island, injuring 23 people on Monday, officials said.
At least two suspected rhino poachers have been mauled to death and eaten by lions on a South African game reserve, officials say.
The insect has stumped scientists for years
Sea level rises are not some distant threat; for many Americans they are very real. In an extract from her chilling new book, Rising, Elizabeth Rush details how the US coastline will be radically transformed in the coming years
WE’RE often told eight hours is the perfect healthy amount of sleep. But according to new research, that’s wrong.
The biosphere is a cosmic power in its own right. It’s a planetary force that channels vast energies flowing from the sun and transforms them into ceaseless rounds of blind evolutionary innovation.
Do you have a weird obsession with Titanic? Then make sure to check it out up close and personal... if you can afford it.
US wildlife experts are baffled by a "wolf-like" animal that was killed by a Montana farmer.
Magno said authorities are working on a plan that would allow residents temporarily back in to retrieve additional belongings if conditions allowed.
Kilauea volcano has erupted near a residential area on Hawaii's largest island, prompting a local state of emergency and the mandatory evacuation of 1,700 residents.
Member states have voted in favour of an almost complete ban on the use of neonicotinoid insecticides across the EU.