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Thu, Feb 26, 2015 7:38 PM
Through 'companionship without commitment,' DOGO! gives shelter pups a chance to get out, explore and socialize.
Many La Niña events happen after an extreme El Niño occurrence, and this creates a weather whiplash for the affected regions.
Never underestimate the fascinating things you'll see when you simply sit and watch wildlife.
Organization's LightSail spacecraft, funded entirely by private citizens, will soar aboard an Atlas V rocket in May.
Many asteroids this size often have smaller objects tagging along with them as they zip through space.
Low pressure systems and already chilly temperatures made for ideal blizzard conditions.
These soft corals resemble quills and hide all sorts of surprises in their polyps.
Blizzard, schmizzard. New Yorkers are on edge following 2 rare coyote sightings in Manhattan within a matter of weeks.
Ravens are smart. Like, scary smart. Like, secretly-our-overlords smart.
The asteroid won't be bright enough to be seen with the naked eye, but observers with binoculars or a small telescope should catch it as it zooms past Earth.
MIT researchers crack the case with the help of high-speed cameras.
U.S. pipelines have already sprung two major leaks in 2015, including the Yellowstone River's second oil spill in four years.
Better technology and more accessible data are helping drive new change.
There's more to it than just picking up trash along a river. If you really want to help local waterways, here are clever approaches.
Break out the telescopes tonight to see Io, Europa and Callisto crossing the face of Jupiter.
The aquatic creatures likely survive on microscopic marine creatures that have been released by melting glacial ice.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.