Earth Matters

Teens discover new species of cockroach in New York City

World's rarest gorilla captured on video

Zoo animals get festive

Real-life vampires and other unpleasant facts of nature

Another one bites the (coal) dust

Prehistoric pygmy sea cow fills in evolutionary gaps

Thomas Friedman on Copenhagen

12.5% of all Florida manatees killed in 2009

How red knots and horseshoe crabs can help you understand why climate change matters

How did the zebra get its stripes?

MNN's top 10 stories for 2009

The top 9 eco-stories of 2009 (that have nothing to do with climate change)