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The waters are feeding areas for endangered blue whales, humpback whales, sharks, salmon and seabirds.
New $5 million grant will help attract volunteers, but would that money be better spent on programs?
These urban centers have parks, programs and communities where wildlife can thrive.
The beginnings of the Anthropocene Era may not have occurred with the agricultural or industrial revolutions as previously theorized.
Lichens are not what you think they are. Not plant, not fungus — they are one of a kind.
The new study also confirmed that various methods of monitoring sea, ranging from satellite observations to on-the-ground measurements, tend to be equally reliable gauges of sea ice loss.
First-time contender Estonia scores big (with no shade thrown) in the fifth annual contest.
One of the country's most active volcanoes began its eruption well before dawn, forcing the evacuation of nearby villages.
What's the difference between moss, lichen and fungi? And how do you tell them apart?
New Cornell University study shows that while cities would fall quickly, sparsely populated areas would have months to plan and prepare.
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Researchers used powerful spectrometers to monitor and track how much infrared radiation was being trapped inside the Earth's atmosphere.
Nutrient-rich dust from the desert is blown across the Atlantic to help the rain forest's soil.
The carnivorous bladderwort has a ridiculously compact genome, and is somehow lacking in so-called 'junk DNA.'
As more sinkholes are discovered, concerns over the potential danger posed by the phenomenon are growing.
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