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Fri, Apr 17, 2015 4:05 PM
Putting astronauts into short-term hibernation could make space travel more efficient.
Test your knowledge of the wild world of animal mating.
Dr. Joseph Roche, one of 100 candidates shortlisted for the planned one-way trip to the red planet, speaks out about the 'hopelessly flawed scheme.'
An exceptionally snowy winter can alter migration patterns, make foraging for food difficult and make a typical environment uninhabitable.
A new time-lapse video offers an appropriately retro tribute to flower power.
Researchers think unusually warm waters might be the reason for stranded and starving pups.
The eclipse won't be visible to most, but Europeans will be treated to a large partial eclipse of the sun.
The waters are feeding areas for endangered blue whales, humpback whales, sharks, salmon and seabirds.
Despite some foggy conditions in Kazakhstan, the astronauts landed safely.
New $5 million grant will help attract volunteers, but would that money be better spent on programs?
Ducks can swim in ice-cold ponds during the winter, yet don't seem to have any problem with their feet freezing. How is it possible?
These urban centers have parks, programs and communities where wildlife can thrive.
No, Toto, you're not in Kansas anymore ... you're in downtown Tulsa where architects have proposed a twister-shaped weather museum.
It's not just The Guardian switching gears; it's business and political leaders too.
You may think it's all about fighting, but there's another way bighorn sheep use their horns -- and it's definitely not what you expect.
In addition to signs of flooding on its surface, scientists looked at the movements of Ganymede's aurora to come to arrive at their watery conclusion.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.