New data collected form scientists at Osaka University show that Earth's natural satellite steals bits of its atmosphere every day. The study was published in Science News journal.
October - this is the month when the end of the world is supposed to happen. At least according to a new conspiracy theory.
A new supercontinent, Amasia, is going to form on Earth over the course of the next 250 million years, researchers predict.
Out of the 2. 5 million stars observed so far, only 234 have registered this kind of unusual phenomenon. The scientific team can't provide any other explanation for this phenomenon, other than that we're dealing with messages sent by extraterrestrials.
The US government has set a new precedent - it has given federal permission to the private company Moon Express to plan and prepare a trip to Earth's natural satellite.
Analysis of the fossils of Elasmotherium sibiricum proves that unicorns were not mythical creatures but really did exist 29 000 years ago. However, they did not look as cute as depicted in children's stories.
Plastic has become part of the Earth's geology. We are living in the era of the Anthropocene - a geological period marked by the effects of human activity.
The planet Earth formed 4. 54 billion years ago. And while until recently it was believed that life here began 3. 8 billion years ago, scientists have proven that this actually happened a lot earlier.
The latest discovery that the Curiosity rover has made are rocks, very much like the ones that were dominant on Earth 2. 5 billion years ago. It indicates that Mars had a continental crust similar to Earth's.
Between the year 2030 and 2040, scientists predict that a brief ice age will occur on Earth, when the average temperatures drop noticeably and the sun's activity drops by 60 percent.