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Fri, Dec 06, 2013 12:31 PM
Pilot whales are prone to stranding themselves more often due to the potential of an entire pod following one sick whale.
A few four-legged friends are catching waves at a California dog surfing competition.
MNN asks Al Gore about the claims that he's making a fortune off of climate change. The former vice president responds -- via iPhone texts.
The U.S. and other nations hungrily eye the melting, fuel-rich Arctic region as scientists warn we're almost too late to save it.
A new sign in NYC's Madison Square Garden shows an updated total of how much greenhouse gas we've pumped into the atmosphere.
It's been a good week for MNN in the press as cofounder Chuck Leavell hits Jimmy Fallon's show and the pages of The Daily Beast and Reuters.
Output of solar array will be nearly three times the 1.6 megawatts produced by the solar panels on the roof of Googleplex.
Public health threatened by coal waste
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of June 14-20.
The mashup of our antiquated power grid with the connectivity of the Internet comes with a host of security problems we'll need to solve.
A red-tailed hawk dries its wings in Spokane, Wash., as local residents keep predators at bay.
The oceans are becoming too acidic, activists are arrested shutting down a mountaintop removal mine, and the Senate waters down the Energy Bill.
Fast-spreading algae has spread quickly along crucial New York waterways that provide drinking water.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals was not happy after seeing President Obama kill a pesky fly during a television interview.
Hate to mow the lawn? Here's a new trend in the British countryside that's bound to help.
GOP Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma thinks it's a waste of money to build an eco-passage for turtles and other animals in Florida.
Eco-entrepreneur on politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Russell blogs about the day's top science and eco-news.