Microscopic parasite is actually a tiny jellyfish, scientists discover
November 21, 2015, 9:14 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The shocking discovery could redefine what it means to be an animal.
Weird sea mollusk has eyes made of armor
November 20, 2015, 9:06 a.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Despite the hard-shelled eyes, the tiny chinton can make out the blurry shapes of predators.
You can't ignore this land shark (or the conversation about plastic in our oceans)
October 29, 2015, 6:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
These evocative sculptures remind us that society's "out of sight, out of mind" strategy for waste management is not realistic or sustainable.
California delivers blow to SeaWorld's captive whale program
October 9, 2015, 1:01 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
California Coastal Commission allows expansion of killer whale tank but bans breeding.
Shell backs off Arctic 'for the foreseeable future'
September 28, 2015, 2:24 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The oil giant has spent billions on a quest to drill off Alaska, but now it's abruptly putting those plans on ice.