Flat-headed cat, the world's least known feline, is now endangered
March 23, 2010, 6:09 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
This strange but adorable feline, with webbed feet and a streamlined head, is threatened by encroaching biofuel plantations in its native habitat.
Alligator found 20 miles out to sea swimming with whales
March 22, 2010, 6:06 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Stunned researchers came across the Georgia alligator while they were looking for North Atlantic right whales.
Scientists mimic photosynthesis to create new 'solar fuel'
March 19, 2010, 6:02 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Sunlight in the form of fuel? A breakthrough new discovery brings science one step closer to creating clean hydrogen fuel using only water and sunlight.
11 things you thought were green -- but there's a catch
March 10, 2010, 10:55 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Going green requires difficult lifestyle changes — choosing from an overwhelming assortment of options and sifting through a lot of misinformation while you're at it.
'Cove' filmmakers out L.A. restaurant for serving whale sushi during Oscars
March 10, 2010, 8:38 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The Oscar-winning filmmakers are at it again -- this time performing a sting operation while in Los Angeles for the Academy Awards.
Creationists seek to stop the teaching of global warming
March 5, 2010, 7:48 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Across the country, critics of evolutionary theory are introducing legislation that targets climate change and other scientific concepts.
Creature that weaves underwater silk enlisted to suture surgical wounds
March 2, 2010, 4:30 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Scientists are beginning to unravel the mystery of how caddisfly silk stays sticky underwater, and it could lead to the development of a wet Band-Aid.
New material traps radioactive waste like a Venus flytrap
March 1, 2010, 9:17 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Chemical material could speed clean-up at power plants by snapping its jaws at radioactive waste, leaving nontoxic byproducts alone.