Amur leopard cubs spotted on critter cam
November 27, 2013, 1:28 p.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The big cats cling to survival in a small habitat along the Russia-China border.
Shipping noise overwhelms marine habitat of humpback and killer whales
October 24, 2013, 1:32 p.m. by Elizabeth Howell, LiveScience
To cut down on the cacophony, researchers suggest that ships could slow down or avoid whale-filled areas, or manufacturers could construct quieter vessels.
New map identifies ecosystems most vulnerable to climate change
September 23, 2013, 9:49 a.m. by John Platt
Southern Asia, western Europe and southern Australia are among the areas at most risk.
Is there enough protection for loggerhead sea turtles to survive?
August 21, 2013, 5:24 p.m. by Guest Columnist
A marine scientist argues that our work on behalf of these turtles should go beyond species protections and include habitat protections as well.
Darwin's frogs are in steep decline
June 14, 2013, 5:20 p.m. by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
These frogs take paternal instinct to the next level by swallowing and protecting newborn young until fully-developed. Discovered by Charles Darwin in 1834, this species' forest habitat is disappearing due to the growing wood and paper industry in Chile.
Facebook billionaire to pay $2.5 million environmental fine for fantasy-themed wedding
June 5, 2013, 2:30 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Sean Parker settles with the California Coastal Commission after failing to obtain the proper permits for structures built near a redwood forest in Big Sur, Calif.
Sea turtles make use of protected areas
April 30, 2013, 2:02 p.m. by Douglas Main, LiveScience's OurAmazingPlanet
The protected areas have supplied scientists with valuable data about nesting habits.