Global tree cover has increased 7% over the last 35 years
August 14, 2018, 2:02 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
There's still cause for concern, however.
Our planet is approaching the 'hothouse Earth' tipping point
August 7, 2018, 11:51 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The habitability of the planet is at risk.
Crystal clear infrared images of Titan show Saturn's moon like never before
July 20, 2018, 12:30 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
13 years of image data from the Cassini spacecraft were used to construct these stunning images of Titan.
Ireland to become first country to divest from fossil fuels
July 13, 2018, 8:23 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The national investment fund currently has more than $385 million in fossil fuel investments.
NASA may have accidentally destroyed evidence of life on Mars 40 years ago
July 12, 2018, 1:31 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
A key instrument may be the culprit in this accidental rewriting of history.
Newly found wasp species has a nightmare of a stinger
July 9, 2018, 12:51 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Clistopyga crassicaudata parasitoid wasp is a horrifying sight.
The crucial role southern white rhinos play in the race to save a lost subspecies
July 5, 2018, 11:29 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Researchers hope these rhinos could serve as surrogate mothers, saving the northern white subspecies.
Birds are wicked smart, despite their small brains
July 5, 2018, 10:49 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Being called a bird brain really isn't an insult, now that scientists have uncovered just how smart these feathered friends really are.
Otherworldly wildfires blaze across Manchester moors
June 29, 2018, 10:56 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Saddleworth Moor wildfires are 'unprecedented' in recent memory.
Pot farms threaten this adorable (and fierce) predator
June 28, 2018, 12:12 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The American marten could soon be an endangered species in California because cannabis farms are destroying its habitat.
Belize barrier reef removed from UNESCO’s sites in danger list
June 27, 2018, 9:04 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Belize is home to the longest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere.
Pizza delivery driver surprises family with incredible piano performance
The issue for boomers won't be 'aging in place'
Edible weeds rival kale for nutrition
How to identify different types of bees
A teacher battling cancer ran out of sick days, so teachers across the entire county gave him theirs.
9 of the world's largest dog breeds