Last month was the hottest August ever recorded on Earth

Last month was the hottest August ever recorded on Earth. That’s according to U.S. scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. According to the NOAA, August ... Full story

9 things to know about last month - the hottest July on record

While you may be understandably distracted by the Old Farmer’s Almanac warning about a cold, snowy winter coming our way… And while you may also be ... Full story

11 things to know about El Nino in 2015-16

Every few years, the winds shift and the water in the Pacific Ocean gets warmer than usual. The resulting El Nino changes weather worldwide, mostly ... Full story

Hadron Collider has discovered a new particle called 'The pentaquark'

Scientists at the Large Hadron Collider are pretty pumped to announce a brand spanking newly-discovered particle. The pentaquark is the hottest new particle on the block. Its ... Full story

Seen A Ghost Lately? You May Have Mold

Scientists reckon they have cracked the secrets of the paranormal. Have they found indisputable evidence that there is life after death? Well, not exactly… they put ... Full story

This is the real reason why people shake hands

Shaking hands to greet one another is the human equivalent of dogs sniffing each other’s bottoms, scientists have revealed. We use the greeting as a way ... Full story

Secret UFO reports revealed

A UFO enthusiast has moved one step closer to proving the truth is out there after uploading thousands of declassified extraterrestrial records to the internet. ... Full story

‘Man-eating sand dune’ stumps experts

GEOLOGISTS are trying to work out how a boy, six, was buried alive in a sand dune, in an event they say defies the laws ... Full story

What happens when you drop a bowling ball and a feather side-by-side in a vacuum?

NASA’s Space Power Facility near Cleveland Ohio is the world’s biggest vacuum chamber: a huge hangar where the space agency can pump out all 30 tonnes ... Full story

The boy king Tutanhkamun was the product of incest, DNA test reveals

The boy king Tutanhkamun was fathered by the Pharaoh Akhenaten and his own sister according to a new DNA test – in the mistaken belief ... Full story