Learn about animals, weather and natural disasters, alternative energy, environmental politics and space.
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.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of May 24-30.
Rising temperatures are nudging animals out of hibernation and into peril.
Are incandescent bulbs going green(er)? Can cities truly eliminate hunger? Should we be surprised plastic bag manufacturers are threatened by reusable shopping bags?
Forty years after a (partly) mythical event involving a river, a fire, and Richard Nixon, it seems we've learned from our past mistakes. For the most part.
DIY tutorial helps you generate renewable power with just a handful of parts.
The Republican Party has said some pretty stupid things about climate change and the environment. Here are a few of their gems.
Green celebrity blogger Michael d'Estries is in the running for a trip to Costa Rica. He has to beat seven other bloggers and he needs your help.
Designers and engineers are creating innovative, efficient solutions inspired by nature.
The electric utility has donated nearly $1 million since 2006 to restore and preserve wetlands.
Wheezing your way through the hot months?
Side effects may include coral demise, beach erosion and biodiversity loss.
Former EPA chief Christine Todd Whitman on MSNBC discusses the nuclear industry's potential and the future of U.S. energy production.
One man's quest to document the natural sounds of our planet.
Vanessa gets a chance to ask her own questions ... about the Galapagos Islands.
Company basks in the profitable glow of its energy-efficient technology and lowers its own environmental impact.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.