Learn about animals, weather and natural disasters, alternative energy, environmental politics and space.
Thu, Dec 05, 2013 2:36 PM
Most animals aren't self-aware, so when they see their reflections, they often react as if another creature has suddenly appeared.
Government weather scientists have predicted that up to seven major hurricanes could slam into the U.S. this year.
NASA teams up with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to create a time-lapse video of the 2009 Atlantic hurricane season.
Professional freedivers Guillame Nery and Julie Gautier turn the concept of the BASE jump on its head to plunge hundreds of feet under the ocean.
Wildlife officials said it's not clear how the reptile got into the school building.
video: Director James Cameron speaks about his brainstorming session with experts and how he would assist with better imaging of the underwater leak in the Gulf.
The eagle is America's icon and as an apex-predator, it is an excellent indicator of the health of an ecosystem.
At least 20 million gallons of oil have spilled into the sea, contaminating miles of Louisiana coastline and threatening rare birds and wildlife.
Sometimes politicians -- even those involved in global affairs -- say things that make us wonder if they really know what's going on.
Around 3,500 people died after a Union Carbide plant in Bhopal accidentally released toxic gases into the air.
The largest oil spill in U.S. history requires us to reconsider antiquated, dirty and toxic energy.
The prospect that the crisis could stretch beyond summer is devastating to Gulf Coast residents.
Despite the ongoing drama in the Gulf, the ‘drill, baby, drill’ politicians are likely to strengthen their hand in Congress.
Greenpeace report says world could generate 95 percent of electricity from renewable energies by 2050.
ArborGen has USDA approval to conduct field trials involving as many as 250,000 trees planted in seven states.
Michael Bedford had surgery after Sunday's attack, and his condition was described as stable.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.