Natural History

What was Earth's first animal? New study finally offers an answer

Ancient volcanic 'lost world' discovered deep beneath the Tasman Sea

9 surprising facts about Neanderthals

Is your fossil valuable? Fossil ID days make it easy to find out

There's a newly discovered Amazon tribe, but here's why we're not contacting them

Scientists discover fossilized turtle with no shell

Hat made from real woolly mammoth hair goes on sale for $10,000

Lazy theory claims 'laziness' caused Homo erectus to go extinct

One of the largest bears to ever walk Europe was a vegetarian

Worms frozen in permafrost for 42,000 years brought back to life

There might once have been life on ... the moon? Yes, say researchers

We just found out this haunting Russian statue is 11,600 years old