Japan plans more proactive role in Asian security

Japan`s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe vowed Friday that his country would play a larger role in promoting peace in Asia, and called for the rule of law to be upheld in the region.

Blocking sunlight at specific areas can stop Arctic melting

Solar geo-engineering can be applied to save the Arctic ice cap if targeted at specific regions of the planet, rather than cooling everywhere equally, a new study has found.

New finding on how seas, lakes developed on Mars

Researchers have discovered new explanation for how seas and lakes may have once developed on Mars.

Census shines light on biodiversity of the seas

Crabs, lobsters and other crustaceans represent the most common species in the world`s seas.

Greenland ice loss driven by warming seas: Study

Greenland`s continent-sized icesheet is being significantly eroded by winds and currents that drive warmer water into fjords, where it carves out the base of coastal glaciers, according to latest studies.