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Video: Kanzi the 34-year-old bonobo shows just how closely he is related to humans by engaging in the classic campfire ritual.
Media columnist Ken Edelstein visits with Tea Partiers and advocates for energy efficiency, and comes away with a dizzy feeling.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Jan. 24-30.
Glacier melt creates weight reduction on mountains in Patagonia and leads to unprecedented growth.
Video: A woman in Quebec watches as her house cat scares off a bear that approached the home.
New report shows heavier snowfalls and unusual amounts of rain are created when global warming disrupts long-standing weather patterns.
Scientists discover how small invertebrates named rotifers have avoided extinction -- despite not having sex for 30 million years.
Monarchs develop different wings for different migration patterns, researchers find.
Experts compare climate change lawsuits to early litigation against the tobacco industry.
Turning the world's largest landfill on Staten Island into a park is actually crippling the bird population.
Wild crows can recognize human faces -- and they are none too forgiving, new research shows.
Glaciers around the world are melting faster than usual, threatening to eliminate some of our largest and oldest freshwater sources. Should we be worried?
Learn how to avoid treatments that may contain toxic chemicals and can harm pets and people.
Pet lovers in China push law that would land people in jail for eating dogs and cats.
Mated pairs find new feathered friends.
It is almost impossible for critics to discuss Pleistocene rewilding without mentioning Jurassic Park.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.