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Fri, May 22, 2015 2:50 PM
In addition to making way for ducklings, the newly painted lanes are also meant to help humans slow down and be more polite.
Messenger revolutionized scientists' understanding of the innermost planet of our solar system.
Kerosene lanterns are dangerous, polluting and unhealthy. That's why one charity aims to eliminate them by the end of the decade.
Living in a big city certainly has its charms, but light pollution isn't one of them!
Deadlier than Glen Close with a kitchen knife, light's 'fatal attraction' kills millions of birds each year.
These frogs and toads run the gamut of beautiful, odd and even deadly. Prepare to be amazed!
The iconic towers of space dust may collapse in 3 million years...if they're not gone already.
A rat recently attacked Mrs. T while she hibernated, but thanks to human help, the nonagenarian is now faster than ever.
Some scientists are questioning the new find, including whether or not it's even a dinosaur at all.
Scientists are excited by what the white spots at the dwarf planet's poles could mean.
Why would a woman in the bed of a pickup truck stick a ladder into a dumpster? To help a bear, of course! [Video]
This is the first documented case of an insect seeking out plants and other substances specifically for their healing properties.
While we're accustomed to rain, snow and the occasional hailstorm, in space it's not uncommon for the skies to rain acid, glass and even diamonds.
Scientists want to zap debris with a powerful laser fitted to the International Space Station.
This tiny rainbow-colored bird is one of Cuba's many unique and beautiful bird species found only in and around this Caribbean country.
Legendary animal advocate says the marine park's holding tanks for orcas and dolphins create an 'acoustical hell' that is cruel and harmful to the animals.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.