For the first time a team of Australian scientists have revealed how malaria parasites cause an inflammatory reaction that sabotages the human body's ability to protect itself and fight against the

The timing and duration of historical climate changes have been debated by scientists for years. Ice core records, though, can offer a way for scientists to study glacial-interglacial cycles.

Your Christmas tree may be at risk in the future. Scientists have found that evergreen trees may experience widespread death by 2100 due to climate change.

Elephants may be keeping up with their social networks despite being hunted.

Nepal's earthquake in April 2015 was frightening. It killed thousands of people and left others without homes.

The world's lakes are rapidly warming, thanks to climate change.

The risk of cancer is thought to be caused from both genetic and environmental factors.

Why is it so warm this winter? It could have something to do with El Niño.

Living on a vegetarian diet may be worse for the environment than eating meat, according to a recent study.

A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows that life expectancy for a newborn is about 79 years old for the third year year in a row.