World Oceans Day: Celebrating and protecting what connects us
June 4, 2014, 1:22 p.m. by Sandra Ann Harris
We should be doing more to preserve the 'lungs of our planet' by investing in cleaner energy and reducing our plastic pollution.
Why diving is like holding the winning lottery ticket
May 15, 2014, 3:50 p.m. by Tom Simmons, Broadreach
Diving offers us all a chance to interact with the unknown and the magical, says an ocean adventure educator.
What good is wilderness if we can't appreciate the nature in our backyards?
May 14, 2014, 10 a.m. by Al Kesselheim, The Daily Climate
Writer Al Kesselheim explains why setting aside space for nature preserves can isolate us from the very wilderness we seek.
A lawsuit may be the only way to save sea turtles
March 28, 2014, 9:42 a.m. by Amanda Keledjian, Oceana
Amanda Keledjian wants the U.S. government to analyze the impacts of shrimp trawls have on endangered sea turtles.
I have multiple sclerosis, and I am blessed
March 26, 2014, 11:50 a.m. by Chanie Kirschner
MNN columnist Chanie Kirschner discusses how her diagnosis changed her outlook on life.
Fix your kitten early to prevent the 'Oops!'
February 19, 2014, 1 p.m. by Kit Jenkins, PetSmart Charities
Kit Jenkins of PetSmart Charities has some friendly advice for new kitten owners.
Yoga: The key to breast cancer recovery
February 12, 2014, 11:08 a.m. by Janice Kiecolt-Glaser, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Yoga has been shown to help breast cancer survivors get more rest and better reduce inflammation that can contribute to cancer recurring.
Bill Nye's creationism debate: Right on the science but wrong for science
February 10, 2014, 1:09 p.m. by Peter Dykstra, The Daily Climate
As a scientist debating the scientifically undebatable, Bill Nye's doing far more harm than good, argues Peter Dykstra, publisher of The Daily Climate.
Challenger shuttle explosion taught NASA a painful lesson
January 29, 2014, 10:22 a.m. by Guest Columnist
The former director of the Public Affairs Office at NASA champions the value of the space program in honor of the Challenge disaster.
Native American elders offer a simple message for healing the Earth
October 23, 2013, 1:21 p.m. by Guest Columnist
We may have a number of technological solutions to our problems at our disposal, but what good are they without respect for natural laws?
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Astonished divers come across a massive jellyfish off the coast of England
Husky turned away for her 'weird' eyes gets a new home — and a big hug from the internet
Strange objects found orbiting our galaxy's supermassive black hole
When these stars meet, the explosion will take over our night sky