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Sat, Dec 07, 2013 8:15 AM
Redditors go beyond ligers and zonkeys in the surreal /HybridAnimals thread.
Does everything in our lives need to be disposable for the sake of a corporation's bottom line? Kleenex thinks you should be buying their one-use throw-away hand towels.
New Caledonia crows can turn unfamiliar materials into tools to solve complicated problems -- like reaching otherwise unaccessible food.
Ducks get down and dirty in Isabella Rosellini's followup to Green Porno.
Researchers say the best way to control the venomous lionfish in the Caribbean is to market it as dinner.
Here are 11 bizarre, but truly unique half-breeds which prove that the taxonomic lines we draw are ones of mere degree.
Biologists use weapons to harass Oregon sea lions into leaving an area populated by endangered salmon and other fish.
There are some mysterious noises bouncing around the deep seas. What's causing the big bloops?
Half of all Mongolia's livestock could be dead by spring -- victims of a drought-freeze punch known as a dzud. How could grassland conservation help herders cope with such climate-change intensified phenomena?
Sierra Club urges colleges to find another way to generate electricity.
Part of Obama's mission to reach Mars is preventing asteroids from hitting our planet.
CEO Don Blankenship has profited handsomely by pushing production over safety.
Underground coal gasification is being explored as a way to slash energy costs and increase environmental and human safety.
Host of Future Earth: Our Addiction to Power says documentary raises important questions.
Groups argue over cause, solution.
HOME is a richly shot documentary beautifully showing the environmental state of our times. Watch it on YouTube or download the torrent for the film here.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.