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Mon, Dec 09, 2013 4:03 PM
The adorable duo inspired a book that the authors hope will 'show how similar foxes and dogs actually are.'
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of May 30-June 5.
Oiled birds can die from being too cold or too hot, because the crude oil interferes with the natural oils that make them waterproof.
The Russian president said a fund is needed to fight ecological catastrophes like the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
For a decade, man had used the funny-looking rock' in his garden to deter his dog from digging.
The rocket delivered the Dragon capsule, a mockup of the company's spacecraft aimed to facilitate human space travel, into orbit.
A retired dentist in West Virginia found the rock fragment among his late brother's possessions a decade ago.
British Petroleum CEO Tony Hayward is very mindful of the need to keep bacteria out of his workers' food. Keeping toxins out of their lungs -- not so much.
The size and speed of the BP oil spill are difficult to comprehend, but this live video feed and spill-counting widget can help.
In Sarah Palin's world, oil companies were forced by big mean environmentalists to drill in deep waters after being locked out of drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Video: The actor talks about his experience in the industry and how to move forward.
Bats are excellent pest managers and very sensitive to pesticides.
Red squirrels may not be territorial loners. Research shows they may adopt nearby orphaned relatives under special circumstances.
Video: A group of tribal leaders wonder what could happen to their homelands if offshore oil drilling is approved for Arctic seas.
BP set a funnel-like device over the leak late Thursday, but crude continues to spew into the sea in the nation's worst oil spill.
A cattle egret and a least bittern were released 10 days after being found and treated in a coastal rescue center.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.