Moth species not seen since 1912 found in luggage at Detroit airport

A species of moth not seen since 1912 was rediscovered last year at Detroit Metropolitan Airport,…

Train swept off its tracks as deadly floods slam northeast India while much of the country bakes in a heat wave

New Delhi — While a huge swathe of India bakes under record-breaking heat, the vast country’s northeast…

Total lunar eclipse: How to watch Sunday’s rare “super flower blood moon”

A spectacular full moon will grace the night sky on Sunday night. It marks not only…

First images of Milky Way’s black hole released

First images of Milky Way’s black hole released – CBS News Watch CBS News Astronomers have…

More than 400 people were killed in South Africa floods last month. Human-caused climate change is a big reason why, scientists say.

Catastrophic flooding wreaked havoc in South Africa last month, killing at least 448 people, displacing more…

Envisioning black holes

NASA/JPL-Caltech/REUTERS A black hole is a region in space where the pulling force of gravity is…

Lake Tahoe divers find diamond ring, possible shipwreck — and 25,000 pounds of trash: “It’s shocking to see”

They found no trace of a mythical sea monster, no sign of mobsters in cement shoes…

Haunting audio from a black hole allows humans to hear the sounds of space 240 million light-years away

Is there sound in space? New audio released from NASA provides some insight – and the…

Climate change: Global warming may exceed 1.5 degrees Celsius in at least one of the next five years

At least one year between now and 2026 has a 48% chance of exceeding 1.5 degrees…

Astronomers reveal first image of black hole at the center of the Milky Way

Three years after capturing the first image of a supermassive black hole in a galaxy 55…

Magnitude 4.2 earthquake strikes near Yellowstone

An earthquake struck Wyoming in the area of Yellowstone National Park on Wednesday morning, according to…

Haunting audio from a black hole allows humans to hear the sounds of space 240 million light-years away

Is there sound in space? New audio released from NASA provides some insight – and the…

91% of reefs surveyed along Great Barrier Reef affected by coral bleaching, report finds

Ninety-one percent of reefs surveyed along the Great Barrier Reef in Australia were affected by coral…

Total lunar eclipse: How to watch this week’s rare “super flower blood moon”

A spectacular full moon is fast approaching, with plans to grace the night sky on Sunday…

Conservation groups sue EPA over Florida manatee deaths caused by “preventable” pollution

Three environmental conservation groups are filing a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, which they…

Global warming may exceed 1.5 degrees Celsius in at least one of the next five years, new report finds

At least one year between now and 2026 has a 48% chance of exceeding 1.5 degrees…

How to watch this week’s rare “super flower blood moon” total lunar eclipse

A spectacular full moon is fast approaching, with plans to grace the night sky on Sunday…

Humans are causing the ocean to lose its memory, study shows: “It’s almost as if the ocean is developing amnesia”

Earth’s oceans are feeling the wrath of human-induced climate change. Glaciers are melting, sea levels are…

James Webb Space Telescope’s optical alignment “perfect,” NASA says

Four-and-a-half months after the James Webb Space Telescope‘s Christmas Day launch, engineers have achieved near-perfect alignment…

James Webb Space Telescope’s optical alignment “perfect,” NASA says

Four-and-a-half months after the James Webb Space Telescope‘s Christmas Day launch, engineers have achieved near-perfect alignment…

Does sunscreen kill marine life? New research shows just how quickly it can become toxic in the ocean.

Sunscreen is essential in protecting humans from UV rays that can lead to skin cancer and…

Four SpaceX Crew-3 astronauts undock from space station, head for early Friday splashdown off Florida

Four long-duration space station astronauts bid their lab crewmates farewell and undocked from the International Space…

Four space station astronauts prep for overnight undocking, early Friday splashdown

Four long-duration space station astronauts packed up their Crew Dragon capsule Wednesday, bid their lab crewmates…

California condors return to skies over northern coast redwoods for first time in over a century: “They just jumped up and took flight”

The endangered California condor returned to soar the skies over the state’s far northern coast redwood…

“Death shadow” fossils of largest raptor dinosaur unearthed in Argentina

Argentine paleontologists have announced the discovery of an apex-predator dinosaur that measured three stories from nose…

California’s AG investigating oil and gas companies, including ExxonMobil

California’s AG investigating oil and gas companies, including ExxonMobil – CBS News Watch CBS News California’s…

A tiny research robot is living with an Antarctica penguin colony

It’s a story of unlikely friendship. A small research robot is currently living with an Emperor…

Pit bulls are aggressive, while Labs are friendly? Your dog’s breed actually has little to do with its behavior, study finds

They’re well-known stereotypes: rottweilers and pit bulls are aggressive, while Labradors and golden retrievers are extra…

New government maps show nearly all of the West is in drought and it’s not even summer yet: “This is unprecedented”

In an unprecedented move, Southern California officials declared a water shortage emergency and asked roughly 6…

Eerie wreckage on Mars captured in new photos from NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter

It’s an eerie scene: A desolate Martian landscape, completely empty, save for the wreckage of what…

Washington officials warn African clawed frogs, “one of the worst invasive species on earth,” are eating local animals

An invasive species — one that can survive in drought, freezing weather and even outer space…

Loud fireball spotted over three Southern states streaking at 55,000 miles per hour, NASA confirms: “More people heard it than saw it”

A loud boom prefaced a streaking fireball spotted in three Southern states, scientists confirmed Thursday. More…

Fewer Americans see climate change as a priority than they did a year ago – CBS News poll

With issues like the economy and inflation, crime, and the war in Ukraine weighing most on…

Moderna seeks COVID vaccine authorization for young kids

Moderna seeks COVID vaccine authorization for young kids – CBS News Watch CBS News Moderna has…

Washington officials warn African clawed frogs, “one of the worst invasive species on earth,” are eating local animals

An invasive species — one that can survive in drought, freezing weather and even outer space…

Study finds 21% of the world’s reptiles are threatened with extinction — including the king cobra

Even the king cobra is “vulnerable.” More than 1 in 5 species of reptiles worldwide are…

Study finds 21% of the world’s retiles are threatened with extinction — including the king cobra

Even the king cobra is “vulnerable.” More than 1 in 5 species of reptiles worldwide are…

“Particularly rare” 2,200-year-old shipwreck looted and damaged off French coast

An ancient trading ship carrying wine that lay undiscovered at the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea…

Police found 150 skulls at a “crime scene” in Mexico. It turns out the victims, mostly women, were ritually decapitated over 1,000 years ago.

When Mexican police found a pile of about 150 skulls in a cave near the Guatemalan…

“Megadrought” in West means threat of extreme fire season ahead

By almost any measure the drought in the Western states this year is about as bad…

NASA before-and-after photos from space show devastating effects of California’s record megadrought

New images taken by NASA satellites highlight the devastating effects of the persistent drought plaguing California, as…

“Eight years left to turn the ship”: Scientists share how climate change could change daily life

Earlier this month, more than 300 people in South Africa were killed as record rainfall washed…

White House works to make COVID pill more accessible

White House works to make COVID pill more accessible – CBS News Watch CBS News Vice…

New technology seeks to destroy toxic “forever chemicals” in drinking water

Grand Rapids, Michigan — Researchers estimate more than 200 million Americans in all 50 states could…

Doctors reverse recommendation on daily aspirin

Doctors reverse recommendation on daily aspirin – CBS News Watch CBS News After years of suggesting…

Nonprofit aims to remove “forever chemicals” in drinking water

Nonprofit aims to remove “forever chemicals” in drinking water – CBS News Watch CBS News A…

Dr. David Agus on impact of loosening COVID restrictions

Dr. David Agus on impact of loosening COVID restrictions – CBS News Watch CBS News With…

Scientists connect the health of deep sea creature populations with global climate

Scientists connect the health of deep sea creature populations with global climate – CBS News Watch…

Wood pellets may not actually be green renewable energy source, critics say

Wood pellets may not actually be green renewable energy source, critics say – CBS News Watch CBS News CBS…

Biden to sign executive order protecting some of the nation’s largest and oldest trees

Biden to sign executive order protecting some of the nation’s largest and oldest trees – CBS…