Island threatened by rising seas battles nature and humans
May 15, 2012, 1:40 p.m. by Charles Choi, LiveScience
The island nation of Tarawa is considering the purchase of land in Fiji to safeguard its people against potential flooding.
Radiation from Japanese disaster tracked 186 miles away
April 3, 2012, 9:32 a.m. by Jesse Emspak, LiveScience
Researchers estimate it will take at least a year for the radioactive material released at Fukushima to get across the Pacific Ocean.
Warm, comfy mice make better lab specimens
April 2, 2012, 2:01 p.m. by Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience
A new study using lab mice examines how to better use lab mice in studies.
Ninja science: Energy bursts may be key to martial arts skills
March 26, 2012, 1:25 p.m. by Livescience.com Inc.
Advances in technology are helping researchers to better study complex and unpredictable sports such as judo, which could lead to improved training for athletes.
The weirdest and wackiest animal discoveries of 2011
December 28, 2011, 12:18 p.m. by Livescience.com Inc.
Zombie ants, one-eyed sharks and animals with super senses are just a few of the strange animal stories of 2011.
Przewalski's horses: 10 things you didn't know about the last 'wild' horses on Earth
Monarch butterflies make a pit stop in Colorado
Why do birds migrate at night?
Why not bring a shelter dog home for the holidays?
Mysterious comet debris may spark 'unicorn meteor storm'
A fox and a snowy owl met on a winter night