June 23, 2015, 7:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The artist and Ig Nobel Art Prize recipient dies at 79. His legacy, to the chagrin of some, will live on.
June 9, 2015, 1:55 p.m. by Russell McLendon
A recent search for drug smugglers quickly became an even more urgent mission: saving two sea turtles from ocean plastic.
June 2, 2015, 5:52 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
The project will utilize a 2,000-meter barrier, making it the largest floating structure ever deployed in the ocean.
February 27, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
These breathtaking images may appear to be starling murmurations, but you might be surprised if you take a closer look.
December 30, 2014, 12:29 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Gov. Jerry Brown signed a law that would ban plastic bags from stores, but a petition has enough signatures to potentially bring the matter to the voters in 2016. Now the question is, are those signatures valid?
December 11, 2014, 11:10 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Earth's oceans now contain 5.25 trillion pieces of plastic trash, according to the most thorough survey of its kind.