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Fri, Apr 18, 2014 4:12 PM
Video: Kanzi the 34-year-old bonobo shows just how closely he is related to humans by engaging in the classic campfire ritual.
North Pole seawater could become corrosive in 10 years, disrupting food chain.
As the Senate takes up the climate bill (maybe), activists need to point Americans away from lies and despair, toward inspiration and opportunity.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Sept. 27-Oct. 3.
At energy conference, discussions on a potential contaminant.
As access to traditional wood for cremation is restricted, residents of Bihar in India turned to cow dung and found many benefits.
Tokyo governor says that the 2016 Olympics could be the last games, as global warming continues to threaten mankind.
Protected areas are more than twice the size of Yellowstone National Park.
Observing how an electric fish manipulates its energy signals may help scientists with things like energy efficiency and human health.
A pet skunk in the U.K. weighs double his ideal weight after years of enjoying an unhealthy diet of bacon sandwiches.
Is the energy ratings system outdated? Consumer Reports seems to think so.
A massive earthquake in the Pacific off the Samoa islands region generated a tsunami and waves of more than five feet.
Watch the extended conversation between Brian Williams and documentary filmmaker Ken Burns about his new national parks documentary.
What should be done when shared resources can no longer provide for everyone?
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Sept. 20-26.
Researchers studying sperm whales accidentally caught and killed a rare giant squid while trawling in the Gulf of Mexico.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.