Earth Matters

New Mexico bans coyote-killing contests on state land

3 new (and already endangered) species of salamanders discovered in Texas

Romeo, one of the last of his species, will finally meet his Juliet

15 years of Mars exploration celebrated in new video

A violently beautiful storm with no name churns in the Pacific

Magnetic north shifting by 30 miles a year, might signal pole reversal

Chinese probe lands on the far side of the moon

Rare 'cosmic telescope' amplifies light from dawn of time

5 strangely cat-like traits of gray foxes

How to identify a bird in 5 steps

Lost seals invade small Newfoundland town

How the government shutdown is affecting national parks