Earth Matters

21 of the best #StupidCommonNames for wildlife

Overgrown sheep gets a record-setting haircut

Why is blue such a rare color among animals?

This chipmunk is terrible at hide-and-go-seek

How the moon's gravity influences Earth

Can the tri-state water wars be resolved?

Scientists are having a #CuteOff on Twitter

Get ready for the supermoon total lunar eclipse

9 out of 10 seabirds have eaten plastic

Cruise lines may alter path to protect whale sharks

By 2018, Dutch rail will be fully powered by wind

12 surprising flightless birds