May 17, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Scientists say Zealandia meets all the requirements to qualify as a continent, even though 94% of it is underwater.
Carcass-eating burial beetle gets new life in Nantucket
July 9, 2009, 4:26 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Biologists have helped the endangered beetles make a comeback in the Northeast.
New monkey discovered in the Amazon is already at risk
July 9, 2009, 1:42 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
The Mura's saddleback tamarin, newly discovered in a remote area of Brazil, is threatened by human development.
Coal Country documentary debuts this week despite opposition from Big Coal
July 8, 2009, 2:28 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Documentary on coal mining’s effect on Appalachian communities premieres in West Virginia this Saturday.
As Las Vegas spreads into the desert, water gets even more scarce
June 24, 2009, 2:08 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
NASA photos reveal 25 years of explosive growth, but it comes at a price.
Video: Surfer dogs hit the waves
June 22, 2009, 10:15 a.m.
A few four-legged friends are catching waves at a California dog surfing competition.
Video: Grounded hawk dries wings
June 18, 2009, 5:42 p.m.
A red-tailed hawk dries its wings in Spokane, Wash., as local residents keep predators at bay.
Video: Wallabies mow lawn
June 17, 2009, 1:34 p.m.
Hate to mow the lawn? Here's a new trend in the British countryside that's bound to help.
Video: Raccoon stuck in Pepsi machine
June 17, 2009, 1:11 p.m.
Residents of a Tulsa apartment complex called management complaining that two raccoons had taken up residence in their soda machine.
Slums of Rio fenced in to protect trees, but citizens feel caged
June 16, 2009, 12:46 p.m. by S.A. Rogers
Attempt to preserve Brazilian rain forest has led to what some human rights advocates call apartheid.
Video: Puppy survives toilet flush
June 16, 2009, 11:48 a.m.
A 1-week-old puppy is rescued after his owner accidentally flushes him down the toilet while giving him a bath.
Video: Smoky Mountain Park turns 75
June 15, 2009, 2:33 p.m.
America's busiest national park hits a big birthday milestone.