Learn about animals, weather and natural disasters, alternative energy, environmental politics and space.
Tue, Sep 30, 2014 1:00 PM
This little cold-loving critter is the canary in the climate change coal mine. Monitoring the species' movements gives us insights about shifts in mountain temperatures.
Recorded views of the meteors can help scientists create their forecasts for the Perseids in the future.
Here is all the inspiration you need to pack a bag, grab your hiking boots, and get out the door (with your camera).
Fishing regulations, from the types of net to catch sizes, have had considerable impact on the arapaima's population.
New data from the Hubble Space Telescope and computer simulations have revealed that the universe has much less ultraviolet light than previously thought.
Weekly visits from Mogli are important because they spark the curiosity of the senior care facility residents.
See how well you know your furry and feathered urban neighbors!
Geckos are able to control their stickiness, allowing them to run, jump and cling to surfaces with ease.
Using a common technique called grafting, artist Sam Van Aken is developing a tree that bears a variety of different fruits.
Did you know you can be struck by lightning when there isn't a cloud in sight? This and more crazy facts!
The rangeomorphs were ideally suited to absorb nutrients from the ocean, but as more diverse organisms evolved, the race for food became too competitive for them.
The New Horizon spacecraft was about 265 million miles away from Pluto when it snapped the photos.
A Connecticut bridge marks the site of one of the strangest amphibian moments in American history.
The Perseid meteor shower occurs every August when the Earth rams into a cloud of debris from the Comet Swift-Tuttle.
This special holiday was created to promote the conservation and protection of the world's largest land animals.
The supermoon was about 30 percent brighter and 14 percent larger in the sky than the smallest full moon of the year back in January.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.