Learn about animals, weather and natural disasters, alternative energy, environmental politics and space.
Thu, Jul 31, 2014 1:00 PM
Wolves have been intertwined with humans since time immemorial. How much do you know about this important animal?
This red fox shows how easy it is for the brightly colored canid to blend in with dry grasses and underbrush.
NASA has planned a slew of events to reflect on the historic landing and look ahead to the future of space exploration.
Fishes' light up abilities even extend to around their eyes with spots that could act as a miniature light source.
In a Google Hangout with SPACE.com, the famed Apollo 11 astronaut discussed his thoughts on space travel and took questions from the web audience.
It's more likely we'll discover single-celled microbes than other forms of alien life, but even this discovery would raise the chances for intelligent life elsewhere in the universe.
Developing fully and rapidly reusable rockets is a key priority for SpaceX, especially as it relates to making a Mars mission economically feasible.
By attributing human characteristics to animals — what's known as anthropomorphism — we're more likely to empathize with them, which can have both negative and positive effects on the species.
While they might give many folks the heebie-jeebies, snakes deserve some credit for their invaluable role they play.
In California, overwatering your lawn isn't just an objectionable act ... it's a criminal one.
Sharks? Snakes? Bears? Which animal do you think is deadliest to humans? It's not what you think.
The peacock-sized dinosaur likely used its long tail feathers to ensure a safe landing.
PBS series takes an intimate look at animal reproduction.
Here is one amazing way to soak up the beauty of a sunset.
Hundreds of chimps once involved in medical testing now live at a 200-acre sanctuary, experiencing the outdoors for the first time.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.