The asteroid, known as 2004 BL86, runs no risk of a colliding with Earth and will be about three times farther than the Moon when it passes.
26 Jan 2015 17:16
The 120km-long Totten Glacier, which is more than 30km wide, has been thought to be in an area untouched by warmer currents.
25 Jan 2015 16:28
A search is under way on a remote atoll in the Marshall Islands by a group of researchers aimed at solving the mysterious disappearance of aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart.
24 Jan 2015 17:10
Australia orders a ban on dumping dredge waste on most of the Great Barrier Reef as part of a push to stop the UN from putting the reef on its danger list.
24 Jan 2015 05:30
An indignant letter from a British aristocrat who survived the sinking of the Titanic in 1912 has sold for US$11,875, an auction house in New England said.