Endangered frogs and toads given sanctuary in Sierra Nevada mountains
August 29, 2016, 8 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Nearly 3,000 square miles have been declared critical habitat for three amphibian species.
Scientists discover a galaxy made almost entirely of dark matter
August 29, 2016, 1:28 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The dark galaxy has a similar mass to the Milky Way, but contains hardly any stars.
Swimming with dolphins may soon be banned in Hawaii
August 26, 2016, 3:44 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Federal officials say the popular tourist attraction disturbs the species' natural behavior in the wild.
Ancient marsupial 'micro lion' discovered in Australia
August 26, 2016, 12:08 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Researchers named this odd and now extinct tree-dwelling carnivore after Sir David Attenborough.
World's largest scale model solar system spans 11 Swedish cities
August 25, 2016, 3:56 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Not surprisingly, the representational sun doubles as an ice hockey arena.
Could a small Rhode Island wind farm revolutionize U.S. energy?
August 25, 2016, 10:24 a.m. by Sami Grover
Other countries have already installed thousands of offshore turbines. Will the U.S. be next?
Yellowstone fires cause road closure into national park
August 25, 2016, 9:23 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The fires raging around Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks are causing trouble for firefighters and tourists.