An astronaut spending the holidays aboard the International Space Station shared a sweet Hanukkah message from 250 miles above Earth.
For people who live in the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice marks the beginning of astronomical winter and the shortest day of the year.
The X-37B spaceplane will launch Sunday from Cape Canaveral, Florida. The launch time is not public, but when the SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket launches, residents in Florida will hear it.
A unique and rarely seen blonde raccoon has become a frequent guest for one Iowa homeowner.
A presumed wolf-dog hybrid was spotted roaming parts of Prince George's County.
November marks the beginning of stranding season for sea turtles due to rapidly changing water temperatures and wind patterns.
The 26-year-old mom was swimming with her daughter and boosted her aboard a floating platform when the shark bit the woman.
The Geminid meteor shower peak is in mid December this year, alongside a special moon that will allow better viewing conditions for stargazers to spot meteors to end 2023.
Reports say the rats can grow up to 1.5 feet long – roughly the average size of a newborn baby.
Golden moles are skilled burrowers with sensitive hearing that allows them to detect vibrations from surface movements. Unlike other burrowing mammals, they do not leave visible tunnels behind while moving under the sand.
Video captured a vibrant “watermelon aurora” shimmering across the night sky above Alaska.
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The final full Moon of the year will light the sky around Christmas and the Geminid meteor shower peaks in mid-December.
The Comedy Wildlife Photo Awards were founded in 2015 to showcase "seriously funny" wildlife images. See this year's winners.
A remarkable event unfolded in Kenya's Samburu National Reserve as a rare set of twin elephants was born for the second time in less than two years.
What looks like a neat photography trick is a beautiful phenomenon made by Mother Nature.
In a tragic incident in Pennsylvania, 76-year-old hunter Raymond Seville Jr. lost his life after being unable to escape his tree stand, which caught fire due to a propane heater mishap.
One local fisherman described the river to a local news outlet as “well and truly alive with the bodies of rats."
In a quirky Thanksgiving incident in Maine, a mischievous fawn broke into a store, leaving a trail of chaos in its wake.
Known as the Beaver Moon, November’s full moon will reach peak illumination early next week.