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Tue, Sep 16, 2014 1:25 PM
New documentary from the director of 'Fuel' and 'The Big Fix' offers real alternatives to fossil fuels.
Australia and New Zealand are leading efforts to enforce an earlier court ruling that found Japan's whaling program to be more commercial than scientific.
Creeks, brooks, streams, rivers... they are all riparian habitats, and they are hiding important secrets.
In addition to spotting the celestial centaur, this is the best time of summer to spot the Milky Way.
The last major hurricane to strike Baja was Hurricane Kiko, a storm that hit southern Baja near Punta Arena in 1989.
Oceanic Preservation Society will project images of climate change and threatened species on the iconic building ahead of this weekend's Climate March.
The test launches will influence SpaceX's ability to ferry humans to and from space as well its plans to 'make human civilization multiplanetary.'
It's 'America's Favorite Drive' for a reason — there's no better place to catch a burst of seasonal color.
The shifting rings could have something to do the gravitational tugs of Saturn's moons.
Breakthroughs in artificial photosynthesis could help harness the sun's power for clean, efficient production of liquid hydrogen.
The calves of the smallest species of reindeer on earth grow at a speedy clip, gaining 15-18 pounds a month during their first summer!
You can't address human trafficking unless you also target the underlying problem of resource depletion, say UC Berkeley researchers.
The newly discovered dino likely weighed between 10 and 15 tons, putting it at the lower end of the weight scale of other titanosaurians.
The sloths alive today are the 'black sheep of the sloth family,' and they can't tell scientists too much about their species' evolution.
While not as smooth as scientists would like, Site J on the comet will provide 'unparalleled insight' into the inner-workings of an active comet.
As humans build their urban jungles taller and taller, the peaks of many skylines can be seen reaching well beyond the tops of clouds.
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