Creepy deep-sea 'vanilla Vader' woodlouse is 25 times bigger than a land louse
Scientists have identified a woodlouse relative — a 10-inch-long, creamy yellow critter called Bathynomus yucatanensis from deep in the Gulf of Mexico.
Astronomers plan to fish an interstellar meteorite out of the ocean using a massive magnet
The interstellar asteroid crashed into the Pacific Ocean in 2014 and its recovery would be a world-changing scientific discovery, scientists say.
Huge, potentially disruptive sunspot will swing round to face Earth this weekend
A huge sunspot that's about to face Earth could disrupt satellites, cause power outages and lead to problems for airplane navigation systems.
Weird deep-sea worm looks like a luminous lump of spaghetti
A new video released by the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI) shows off 2012 footage of an unnamed species of spaghetti worm.
Enormous sinkhole wide enough to swallow the White House opens in Chile
A massive sinkhole measuring more than 100 feet across has opened on mining land in Chile, according to the government's geology mining service.