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Mon, May 20, 2013 4:50 PM
The U.S. Navy Marine Mammal Program combines technology and biology to train bottlenose dolphins to find sea mines, enemy divers and even artifacts.
Southern Company may switch to cleaner, greener natural gas as the commodity becomes more economical than coal.
Coal waste is nuclear, tea baggers don't like climate change politics, and small hydro power rocks.
Federal regulators are cracking down on everything from consumer products to workplace violations.
The Fun Theory posits that people are more likely to change their behavior if the change is fun. How can we use that in the environmental movement?
One positive outcome of the dust storm that covered Sydney several weeks ago was an explosion in microscopic life within Sydney Harbor and beyond.
Coal-burning power plants are cleaning up the air, but it's at the expense of the nation’s waterways.
B. kiplingi is the world’s only known vegetarian spider, eating a diet that consists almost entirely of solid plant matter.
A funeral home in Eugene, Oregon goes the extra green mile by offering their customers the option of a bike hearse.
College student Tim DeChristopher faces slammer for interfering with land auction.
When interacting with babies, primate behavior is strikingly similar to that of human mothers.
Video: Efforts to keep the endangered Florida panther protected proves challenging.
Winners of the Honda Sponsored Eco-Run build cars that take hypermiling to extreme levels.
Video: A tiny beetle threatens the existence of Whitebark pine forests.
Video: Understand the balancing act between conservationists trying to save the endangered Mexican wolf and ranchers who say the animals are destroying their cattle.
Spend a week living a cleaner, greener life with me, the Huffington Post and No Impact Man.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.