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Thu, Feb 26, 2015 3:27 PM
Researchers used powerful spectrometers to monitor and track how much infrared radiation was being trapped inside the Earth's atmosphere.
Habitat conservation and international assistance have helped India's tiger population rise 30% since 2011.
The terms "monkey" and "ape" are often used interchangeably, but these two categories of animals swing from two very different branches of the family tree.
Billionaire CEO teaming with animal welfare organization to build a unique wildlife refuge, rehabilitation and education center in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
New calculations suggest that a 'Planet X' does indeed exist — and possibly a 'Planet Y' too.
This real-time aurora video may not seem amazing at first, but that quickly changes at the 1:52 mark.
From Australia to Siberia, many places in the world experienced record high temperatures.
Many of the names for the full moons came from the Native American Algonquin tribes.
The probe had failed to deploy all of its solar arrays upon landing and as such could not power its antenna to call back to Earth.
The comet's green glow comes from ionized molecules returning to their normal state.
The piano-sized spacecraft's mission represents the 'Everest of planetary exploration.'
Meet 15 rare animal species whose futures could be determined — for better or worse — in 2015.
The asteroid may be observable from the Northern Hemisphere with telescopes and strong binoculars.
Researchers have long been confounded as to why zebras have stripes, and now there's a new theory that could explain their eye-catching coats.
The solar flare was ranked as an M-class flare, the second highest classification.
Every year, a brotherly trio constructs an epic snow sculpture of an aquatic animal in their front yard.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.