December 10, 2018, 2:54 p.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
A team of veterinarians use tilapia skin as a healing bandage on their paws.
Mile-long trail of manatee poop forces beach closure
October 12, 2009, 12:52 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Manatees the culprit in mysterious trail of feces that forced officials to close Humiston Park Beach in Florida.
MNN week in review 10/10/2009
October 10, 2009, 8:30 a.m.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Oct. 4-10.
Michelle Obama named honorary Girl Scouts president
October 9, 2009, 1:33 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
First lady joins a long line of presidents’ wives who have served as honorary national president of the Girl Scouts of the USA.
President Obama to throw stargazing party on White House lawn
October 7, 2009, 2:33 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Astronomers invited to gaze at the stars at the White House with the first family on Oct. 7.
As climate change worsens, creatures may get smaller
October 7, 2009, 2:04 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
New study shows that soil-inhabiting creatures contracted in size by 30-46% during a global warming period millions of years ago.
Bees bred to fight back against colony collapse disorder
October 6, 2009, 4:19 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Researchers make headway in fight against devastating disorder by breeding bees with the ability to seek out and remove varroa mites.
Yellowstone considers 'hazing' wolves to help them avoid hunters
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Humans step in to translate for little blue penguin at Christchurch beach
As iconic species disappear, pigeons and rats are inheriting the Earth
99 strange collective animal names
12 animals with the longest gestation period