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More discoveries about Pluto: New Horizons finds second icy mountain range and new moon

More discoveries about Pluto: New Horizons finds second icy mountain range and new moon Watch

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By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Many people around the world have been celebrating the successful flyby, from the New Horizons NASA program, to the farthest planet in the solar ...

California farmers given mandate: Stop pumping form the San Joaquin River

California farmers given mandate: Stop pumping form the San Joaquin River Watch

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They were given multiple warnings, but now its official. The State Water Resources Control board has issued a cease and desist order against an ...

Unusual, new winged dinosaur fossil unearthed in China

Unusual, new winged dinosaur fossil unearthed in China Watch

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By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

An almost complete fossil of a feathered bird-like dinosaur was dug up by scientists in northeastern China. Although the creature has wings, they ...

Pluto finally exposed: Pictures from Pluto reach Earth after amazing NASA mission

Pluto finally exposed: Pictures from Pluto reach Earth after amazing NASA mission Watch

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By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Pluto has finally revealed itself to humankind, after being a mystical planet located beyond the depths of the Milky Way for so long. NASA's New ...

El Nino to the rescue: Is relief for drought-stricken California on its way?

El Nino to the rescue: Is relief for drought-stricken California on its way? Watch

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By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Over the years, the El NiƱo had often gave relief to the drought-stricken US in likes of the state of California. With the current weather forecast ...

Carnivorous plant quits insect-killing ways to become 'bat landlord'

Carnivorous plant quits insect-killing ways to become 'bat landlord' Watch

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A most unconventional living arrangement has been struck in the jungles of Borneo. The carnivorous plant, Nepenthes hemsleyana lures bats to nest in ...

Will El Nino bring relief to drought-stricken California?

Will El Nino bring relief to drought-stricken California? Watch

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The State of California, along with the rest of the United States, that is reliant on California's crops to feed it, is praying for rain to end the ...

Mysterious massive bird migration leaves popular bird location a dead zone

Mysterious massive bird migration leaves popular bird location a dead zone Watch

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By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Thousands of birds have left the Seahorse Key abruptly, leaving their nests and eggs behind. The mysterious phenomena has left scientists and bird ...

No longer little green men? Aliens may look more like us than traditionally believed

No longer little green men? Aliens may look more like us than traditionally believed Watch

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By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

People have been conditioned to believe extraterrestrial life, or aliens, will look nothing like us. Aliens are commonly shown with large heads on ...

TIME TO ACT: Vatican's Secretary of State says world leaders must heed Pope's encyclical

TIME TO ACT: Vatican's Secretary of State says world leaders must heed Pope's encyclical Watch

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By Elise Harris, CNA/EWTN News

Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican's Secretary of State, has expressed his hope that Pope Francis' recent environmental encyclical will have a ...

DWARF Cows: Are they the answer to farmers' climate change problems?

DWARF Cows: Are they the answer to farmers' climate change problems? Watch

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By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Summer months bring an intense heat to farmlands and drought stricken parts of the world. The heat from the sun can damage not only crops that need ...

San Francisco hit with a stinkier side of the California drought as sewer pipes deteriorate

San Francisco hit with a stinkier side of the California drought as sewer pipes deteriorate Watch

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By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The severe drought in California has recently alarmed residents of San Francisco, as its century-old sewer system takes a serious hit. Contrary ...

Mysterious fireball of space junk flies over the South

Mysterious fireball of space junk flies over the South Watch

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By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A mysterious object lit up in the sky on June 29 in the southeast. The source has since been confirmed as a space junk passing by and reentering our ...

Californians struggle to find 'normal life' without water

Californians struggle to find 'normal life' without water Watch

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By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A normal life remains to be far-fetched for residents in the town of Monson, CA, located 200 miles from the northern part of Los Angeles. Residents ...

NEW FURRY CRITTER: Hairy-chested crab found trolling at over 7000 feet deep in Antarctic hydrothermal vents identified

NEW FURRY CRITTER: Hairy-chested crab found trolling at over 7000 feet deep in Antarctic hydrothermal vents identified Watch

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The Kiwa tyleri is a furry breed of crab that is only found in the hydrothermal vents in Antarctica. The species can only thrive in water that ...

Scientists discover amazing corals that adapt to climate change

Scientists discover amazing corals that adapt to climate change Watch

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By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Scientists have cross-bred corals coming from different latitude with variety of temperatures underwater and found that there are some corals that ...

Life on Mars: Are humans one step closer to living on Mars?

Life on Mars: Are humans one step closer to living on Mars? Watch

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By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

With the pressing idea that humans have to find suitable life outside Earth in mind, many projects and experiments are being conducted to find a ...

Scientists literally could not make heads or tails of bizarre organism of Cambrian age

Scientists literally could not make heads or tails of bizarre organism of Cambrian age Watch

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A spiny little organism rightfully called the Hallucigenia sparsa - so hallucinogenic was it in appearance, had scientists scratching their ...

 Running late? No worries, we get an extra second this month - Find out why

Running late? No worries, we get an extra second this month - Find out why Watch

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By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Earth runs in an inconsistent speed, so to synch it up with the atomic clock, June 30, 2015 will be longer by a second. This extra second, added ...

Will lions soon face extinction? A shocking 23,000 animal species now nearing extinction

Will lions soon face extinction? A shocking 23,000 animal species now nearing extinction Watch

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By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The king of the jungle, the mighty lion, the African Golden Cat, the New Zealand Sea Lion and two crab species, namely Karstama balicum and Karstama ...

NASA releases surprising images from dwarf planet, Ceres

NASA releases surprising images from dwarf planet, Ceres Watch

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By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Dawn spacecraft's recently acquired photos of Ceres, reveal a surprising pyramid-shaped form on the surface of the dwarf planet. The mound is ...

What to expect: Scientists believe we are entering the 'sixth great extinction'

What to expect: Scientists believe we are entering the 'sixth great extinction' Watch

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Researchers declare that Earth is entering a mass extinction that threatens humanity. While previous periods of extinction were due to the whims ...

Human extinction in 100 years -- Scientist fears it is too late to make any meaningful changes

Human extinction in 100 years -- Scientist fears it is too late to make any meaningful changes Watch

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By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Five years ago, Australian microbiologist, Dr. Frank Fenner, warned of the possible human extinction in a hundred years over blatant environmental ...

'Chickensaurus' is halfway here: Paleontologists creating dino-hybrids out of birds

'Chickensaurus' is halfway here: Paleontologists creating dino-hybrids out of birds Watch

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By Hannah Marfil (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

It is clear the world will never see a true dinosaur again, however, paleontologists have began re-engineering chickens to create a fictitious model ...

SCENES FROM THE INFERNO: Photographer braves molten lava for spectacular photos

SCENES FROM THE INFERNO: Photographer braves molten lava for spectacular photos Watch

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Thirty-three-year-old Sam Cossman of Georgia left his home in San Francisco to pursue his dream as a digital storyteller and tech-explorer last year. ...

The Chinese Ili Pika: Mysterious rare Chinese animal faces extinction after people demand for its domestication

The Chinese Ili Pika: Mysterious rare Chinese animal faces extinction after people demand for its domestication Watch

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By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Chinese Ili Pika may be considered extinct in the near future. Famous for their cute and friendly appearance, the Chinese Ili Pika has attracted ...

Is 'Deep Blue,' the largest great white shark ever filmed?

Is 'Deep Blue,' the largest great white shark ever filmed? Watch

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A monstrous pregnant female nicknamed "Deep Blue" was videotaped swimming along Mexico's Guadalupe Island last year. Blue's size is exceptional ...

Discovered 'Hellboy' dinosaur is just a frillier Triceratops, scientists say

Discovered 'Hellboy' dinosaur is just a frillier Triceratops, scientists say Watch

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Scientists have dubbed a recently discovered breed of horned dinosaur "Hellboy." Its scientific name is Regaliceratops peterhewsi, which refers ...