Photographer sets out to meet his Facebook friends -- in person
March 15, 2013, 11:18 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Ty Morin asked for a crowdfunding boost to help him meet almost 800 people. In the process, he kickstarted a conversation about the real meaning of 'friends.'
Tibetan mastiff puppies: As adorable as they are expensive [Photos]
March 12, 2013, 11:48 a.m. by Catie Leary
Considered a major status symbol in Asia, these massive, fluffy pooches are fiercely loyal and fetch prices as high as $750,000.
On tsunami anniversary, Japan struggles with energy vision [Photos]
March 11, 2013, 1:25 p.m. by Catie Leary
March 11 marks the second anniversary of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that displaced more than 30,000 and left more than 19,000 dead or missing.
Chill canine takes scooter for a joy ride [Photos]
March 8, 2013, 11:33 a.m. by Catie Leary
Dog lover Handoko Njotokusumo, 57, and his golden retriever Ace take regular weekend rides around their city.
Rescued border collies try their luck at Crufts dog show [Photo]
March 7, 2013, 11:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
Over 22,000 dogs and their owners are vying for a variety of accolades throughout the 4-day competition, including the coveted 'Best In Show' title.
Rare photos capture 2 comets together
March 6, 2013, 11:20 a.m. by Nina Sen, SPACE.com
Stargazers have captured stunning photos of Comet Pan-STARRS and Lemmon together in the night sky.
Cracking down on harmful wildlife trade practices [Photos]
March 5, 2013, 11:20 a.m. by Catie Leary
Delegates from around the globe are converging in Thailand this week for the world’s most influential meeting on international wildlife trade.
Spoonbills and crocuses jump the gun on spring [Photos]
March 1, 2013, 12:25 p.m. by Catie Leary
Although the first official day of spring is March 20, several species of flora and fauna are already flaunting their cheerful colors.
Telescope snaps first photo of possible planet being born
February 28, 2013, 10:30 a.m. by Clara Moskowitz, SPACE.com
After stars, form, a disk of leftover material often orbits them. From this disk, baby planets can take shape.
Thai monks honor Buddha with festival of light [Photos]
February 26, 2013, 10:06 a.m. by Catie Leary
Makha Bucha, which commemorates the day when 1,250 monks gathered to be ordained by the Buddha, is observed on the full moon of the third lunar month of the year in Thailand, Cambodia and Laos.
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