Keystone pipeline spills 210,000 gallons of oil in South Dakota
November 17, 2017, 1 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The spill comes just days before Nebraska decides on proposed Keystone XL pipeline.
NASA captures new photos of runaway iceberg, and it's bigger than Delaware
November 15, 2017, 2:35 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Iceberg A-68 is so large it looks like it's still part of the Larsen C ice shelf.
Prehistoric shark with the head of a toothy snake found swimming off coast
November 14, 2017, 9:03 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The frilled shark has stayed the same since the Cretaceous Period, back when dinosaurs roamed the Earth.
'Zombie ants' lose their bodies, not their brains, to fungus
November 9, 2017, 2:25 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
A complex web of connections allows the fungus to control the ant's movements.
Bonobos like to help strangers — even when it comes to food
November 8, 2017, 1:58 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Bonobos will help complete strangers get food — and they don't even need to be asked.
Whale sharks receive protections in migration hot spots
November 7, 2017, 8:11 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Now the whale shark, the blue shark and more have protections wherever they swim.
Newly discovered Sumatra orangutan species is already endangered
November 6, 2017, 8:51 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Tapanuli orangutan is a new species of ape that solves a DNA mystery.
'Golden wonder' salamander seen for first time since '75
November 2, 2017, 2:57 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Feared extinct, the Jackson’s climbing salamander was spotted alive in Guatemala’s Cuchumatanes Mountains.
'Breathtakingly audacious' project aims to plant 73 million trees in Amazon
November 1, 2017, 1:02 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The project will cover nearly 70,000 acres.
Carbon dioxide levels are reaching heights we haven't seen in 800,000 years
October 30, 2017, 11:08 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
CO2 concentration in the atmosphere saw a sizable jump between 2015 and 2016.