To rebuild coral reefs quickly, just add electricity
May 27, 2016, 3:12 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Biorock reefs — sunken steel frames connected to a low-voltage current — are giving coral a second chance at surviving humanity.
The world's greatest running shoe could soon come from Kenya
May 25, 2016, 2:22 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
New shoe company based in the African country will benefit both international athletes and the local economy.
Secret population of Tasmanian devils discovered in remote forest
May 24, 2016, 12:30 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers believe the group may offer genetic resistance to a deadly disease that has nearly wiped out mainland populations.
Will a man-made meteor shower open the Tokyo Olympics?
May 24, 2016, 9:31 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Sky Canvas aims to create a pyrotechnics show that is out of this world.
Thailand shutters access to island paradise over tourism threats to environment
May 17, 2016, 3:15 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Officials have taken the rare step of closing Koh Tachai island 'before the damage is beyond repair.'
An asteroid 18 miles wide slammed into Earth 3.4 billion years ago
May 16, 2016, 1:45 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Scientists studying core samples from the oldest sediments on the planet have discovered evidence of a cataclysmic asteroid strike.
There's a 5.5-million-year-old alien world hiding under Romania
May 13, 2016, 2:23 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The sealed Movile Cave offers a unique 'bubble of life' found nowhere else on the planet.
Watch a summit attempt on Mount Everest unfold on your phone
May 11, 2016, 9:12 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Two experienced American climbers are chronicling their ascent up the world's tallest mountain via the Snapchat app.
Pluto is so unique that science is having trouble classifying it
May 10, 2016, 3:19 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
How the dwarf planet interacts with solar wind is unlike anything astronomers have ever witnessed in our solar system.