A team led by Ecologist Michael Hallworth from the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center has uncovered new information about the dragonfly's migration patterns, published in Biology Letters.
Whether sending vessels down mysterious ocean sinkholes or trialling rockets for recreational space flight, Richard Branson continued to push boundaries in an eventful 2018.
International humanitarian non-government organsiation Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has released a report titled 'Indefinite Despair' which paints a grim picture of the mental health conditions for refugees and asylum seekers detained on Nauru.
The US President dismissed the report's forecast of disastrous economic and social consequences from global warming, ignoring the fact that his own government agencies had prepared it.
After seven months spent travelling to the red planet, NASA's InSight mission successfully navigated the descent to the surface of Mars, prompting wild celebrations at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
The Canadian facility will be a casualty of the auto giant's pivot into zero-emissions and autonomous vehicles.
The Ukraine Navy says Russia fired on and seized three of its ships off the annexed territory of Crimea.
Foster + Partners have announced plans to construct a stunning tulip-shaped glass skyscraper which will become London's tallest building.
The Virgin Group co-founder Richard Branson has put US$3 million towards the new competition, which will incentivise the production of more environmentally sound air-conditioners.