April 25, 2019, 3:04 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Department of the Interior says it's waiting to let a recent ruling that bans similar drilling in the Arctic.
Are SpaceX's dreams of sending humans to space on hold?
April 22, 2019, 5:08 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The private space race to send humans to the ISS and beyond is about to enter a new nail-biting phase.
Most parents want kids to learn about climate change, but most schools don't teach it
April 22, 2019, 3:54 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Here's how to start the conversation at home.
Brazilian river dolphins are much more social than we thought, biologists find
April 22, 2019, 3:13 p.m. by Ben Bolton
Dolphins were once thought to be loners, but video proves otherwise.
Everything you ever wanted to know about the T. rex but were afraid to ask
April 22, 2019, 9:32 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
They were tender lovers when they weren't eating each other.
8 new UNESCO geoparks that will take your breath away
April 20, 2019, 9:02 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Geoparks use an area's geological heritage to draw attention to key environmental issues.
Where has all the plastic pollution gone in the Indian Ocean?
April 18, 2019, 8:10 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The Indian Ocean is the world's biggest plastic dumping ground, but some of it is leaking elsewhere.
A massive great white shark named Miss Costa is in Florida for spring break
April 18, 2019, 3:07 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
She's got a name — and even her own Twitter account.
England's 'cosmic census' reveals scale of light pollution
April 18, 2019, 11:14 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
English star count draws attention to the threat of light pollution.
Extrasolar object may have crashed on Earth in 2014, and it could have carried alien life
April 17, 2019, 5:24 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
If fragments of this object can be found, it could offer unprecedented hints about other star systems.
The gorillas in this selfie want to be just as cool as the man who protects them
Synchronized fireflies gather for a 'rave' in the Great Smoky Mountains
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Bobcat displaced by California's Woolsey Fire gives birth to 4 kittens
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