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.
Overfishing: Are there really plenty of fish in the sea?
October 6, 2009, 11:30 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Decades of overfishing sent many U.S. fisheries into free fall last century. Can a new focus on sustainability save fish and fishermen from going extinct?
October 6, 2009, 9:30 a.m.
Don't be a shrimp. Even if you don't know an amberjack from an anglerfish, take our quiz just for the halibut.
Disappearing Mediterranean dragonflies a bad omen for fresh water
October 5, 2009, 4:06 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
New report concludes that one fifth of dragonflies in the Mediterranean region are threatened with extinction from increasing freshwater scarcity.
MNN week in review 10/3/2009
October 3, 2009, 8:18 a.m.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Sept. 27-Oct. 3.
Global warming action could halt Olympics, says Tokyo governor
October 1, 2009, 2:36 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Tokyo governor says that the 2016 Olympics could be the last games, as global warming continues to threaten mankind.
Electric fish have built-in energy efficiency controls
September 30, 2009, 12:06 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Observing how an electric fish manipulates its energy signals may help scientists with things like energy efficiency and human health.
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
99 strange collective animal names
12 animals with the longest gestation period
As iconic species disappear, pigeons and rats are inheriting the Earth