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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.
State wildlife managers will train trappers to hunt and kill invasive pythons, which have become a deadly problem.
Veterinarians couldn’t bear to put down a 2-week old gosling with a broken leg, so they chose unprecedented surgery instead.
Long Island beachgoers get something to look at.
Billionaire oilman has greenwashed his reputation enough to write for a notoriously liberal blog despite funding the Swift Boat campaign.
Researchers show that fish actually have personalities and react differently in stressful situations.
Long-running water shortages have plagued the U.S. from California to Carolina in recent years, raising the question -- are droughts getting worse?
Republican representatives who voted for the Waxman-Markey climate bill become targets of attacks from their own party members.
Massive wood laundering scheme may involve more than 3,000 companies.
Environmentalists may have to resort to civil disobedience to fight the source of country’s biggest greenhouse gas. Daryl Hannah and James Hansen set an example.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of July 5-11.
The penguins natural breeding area has been scraped away by natives and used for fuel.
Biologists have helped the endangered beetles make a comeback in the Northeast.
Mountains sucking up carbon could be responsible for at least two of the Earth's ice ages.
The Mura's saddleback tamarin, newly discovered in a remote area of Brazil, is threatened by human development.
It removes carbon dioxide from the air, improves soil quality and creates clean energy -- and it's surprisingly easy to come by.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.