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Fri, Dec 20, 2013 10:00 AM
After a spacesuit malfunction in the summer, NASA is turning to a plastic tube to keep astronauts safe as they repair the International Space Station.
Potty training pigs saves water and cuts down on waste, Sarah Palin's not excited about the idea of debating Al Gore, and RNC Chairman Michael Steele gets confused.
Sarah Palin trades barbs with California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger after he criticized her anti-science stance on global warming.
Video: For years, animal rights groups have alleged that the elephants in the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus are mistreated. TODAY'S Natalie Morales goes behind the scenes with the circus elephants to find out more.
Video: Former vice president and environmental icon rallies the troops and turns up the pressure on Obama to pass climate change law.
Global warming won't be really to some people until it starts to hurt. Consider what life would be like without these 'essentials'.
Welcome to MNN's new environmental ticker, a constantly updating resource for tracking the way humans treat Mother Nature. Stay tuned for much more to come.
Eco prankster activists pull a fast one on the world when they send out a flurry of press releases that seem to indicate big cuts and climate reparation payments from Canada.
Fox News' resident rightwing rodeo clown pulls out a heaping dose of hypocrisy when he accuses world leaders gathered in Copenhagen of 'fear mongering'.
Video: As the Copenhagen summit continues, global warming deniers are popping up all over. Perhaps they're right, says Jon Stewart, and it's all a conspiracy of those darned 'fat cat' scientists.
Just 400 meters can lead to fascinating differences in species.
Video: Chuck Leavell, keyboardist for The Rolling Stones and the cofounder of MNN, takes a tour of the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge.
Study shows monkeys on the Ivory Coast use syntax in their alert calls.
Makeshift shelter is first known instance of an invertebrate acquiring tools for later use.
Video: Animal shelters in California are reporting a glut of abandoned Chihuahuas, leaving officials scrambling to find homes for all the tiny dogs. NBC's George Lewis reports.
After a snowstorm hits Springfield, Homer pulls a Matt Drudge* and asks Lisa where her precious global warming is in the face of the blizzard.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.