March 20, 2019, 3:34 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
As many as 10,000 new seamounts have been added to an updated map of Earth's undersea topography.
Teens discover new species of cockroach in New York City
December 24, 2009, 6:29 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
New Yorkers beware! A new species of roach may have emerged from the streets of the Big Apple.
Real-life vampires and other unpleasant facts of nature
December 22, 2009, 4:19 p.m. by Nature Conservancy
Embrace the uncomfortable truth that sometimes nature bites.
Prehistoric pygmy sea cow fills in evolutionary gaps
December 22, 2009, 1:28 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Newly discovered sea cow fossil helps scientists understand Madagascar's evolutionary history.
Thomas Friedman on Copenhagen
December 22, 2009, 11:44 a.m.
Video: Rachel Maddow is joined by <i>New York Times</i> columnist Thomas Friedman, fresh from attending the climate change conference in Copenhagen.
How red knots and horseshoe crabs can help you understand why climate change matters
December 21, 2009, 6:13 p.m. by Stacy Shelton
Red knots feast on horseshoe crab eggs in Delaware Bay before flying 10,000 miles. But spawning and migration don't always sync up.
MNN's top 10 stories for 2009
December 21, 2009, 12:58 p.m.
We're proud of our first year, and we'd like to share our most-viewed and remarked-upon articles of the year.
The top 9 eco-stories of 2009 (that have nothing to do with climate change)
December 21, 2009, 10:46 a.m. by Ken Edelstein
Only a handful of 2009 environmental stories had nothing to do with global warming -- sort of. Our media columnist rounds them up.
Someone just paid $1.4 million for this pigeon
Kenya's 'Elephant Queen' immortalized in remarkable photographs
This invasive 20-pound rodent could devastate California's agriculture industry
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Meet 'Steve,' the rare celestial phenomenon lighting up the skies over Canada
Geologists baffled by remote island that's covered in mysterious rocks