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Fri, Oct 31, 2014 3:33 PM
The rocket plane was on a test flight when it reportedly experienced trouble during rocket burn and broke up over the Mojave desert, killing at least one person.
Our media columnist examines the ongoing controversy over the resignation of Obama's green jobs czar.
A Colorado reporter with a bug phobia faces his fears as he's covered head to toe in massive quantities of ladybugs.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Sept. 6-12.
Purebred dogs are being ‘bred to death’ for desirable traits, according to BBC documentary ‘Pedigree Dogs Exposed’.
Sarah, an 8-year-old Cincinnati Zoo cheetah, sets the 100m world record for land mammals. Msnbc.com's Dara Brown reports.
McDonald’s buys millions of pounds of hoki each year for Filet-O-Fish sandwiches. Now, conservationists say the New Zealand fish is being depleted.
Find out how hurricanes can help protect coral reefs from bleaching.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina orders government employees to ditch the old suit and tie ensemble to reduce need for air conditioning.
Infectious agent which leads to chronic wasting disease is spread through feces, according to study.
DeKalb County and Clean Cities Atlanta Coalition awarded $14.9 million by the U.S. Department of Energy.
As Florida schoolchildren vote to make the osprey their state bird, a formidable opponent doesn't want their choice to fly.
Humane Society officials say they may be forced to cut mandatory holding period for stray animals.
The Nature Conservancy's director of fire management weighs the issue.
A botched message on health insurance reform offers lessons in the effort to sell climate change legislation.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Aug. 30-Sept. 5.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.