Australia: Land of the unusual, or the homogenized?
September 15, 2009, 12:05 p.m. by Nature Conservancy
Formerly abundant animals are declining rapidly, and steps should be taken to avoid a tragic loss of species.
Media Mayhem: Did Glenn Beck ruin Van Jones' career or did he ruin his own?
September 14, 2009, 6:04 a.m. by Ken Edelstein
Our media columnist examines the ongoing controversy over the resignation of Obama's green jobs czar.
MNN week in review 9/11/2009
September 11, 2009, 5:36 p.m.
Catch up on the environmental headlines from the week of Sept. 6-12.
Inbreeding causes deformities and suffering for pedigree dogs
September 11, 2009, 1:56 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Purebred dogs are being ‘bred to death’ for desirable traits, according to BBC documentary ‘Pedigree Dogs Exposed’.
Researchers solve mystery of fatal brain illness in animals
September 10, 2009, 2:23 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Infectious agent which leads to chronic wasting disease is spread through feces, according to study.
Carbon footprint reduction plan earns DeKalb, Atlanta $14.9 million grant
September 10, 2009, 12:08 p.m.
DeKalb County and Clean Cities Atlanta Coalition awarded $14.9 million by the U.S. Department of Energy.
Turtle 'marriage' ends after 115 years
For the first time, a mammal species is extinct because of human-induced climate change
Geese with ice-covered beaks get a helping hand from humans
Golf courses across U.S. step up to save monarch butterflies
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Scientists think they know purpose of the cassowary's casque