Kate Walsh fronts new campaign to protect sea turtles
November 9, 2009, 3:21 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Actress and conservationist says awareness is key to saving the species from extinction.
Migrating birds have magnetic eyesight to show the way
November 2, 2009, 11:26 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
New study proves visual system is key for birds using Earth's magnetic field to navigate.
Nickel deposits on bottled water in NY to take effect Oct. 31
October 27, 2009, 4:03 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
New law expected to bring much-needed revenue to the state and increase recycling.
San Francisco starts mandatory composting this week
October 19, 2009, 3:25 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Becomes first city in the nation to require people to properly dispose of their organic garbage waste.
As climate change worsens, creatures may get smaller
October 7, 2009, 2:04 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
New study shows that soil-inhabiting creatures contracted in size by 30-46% during a global warming period millions of years ago.
A shelter worker couldn't leave the dogs alone in a storm — so she slept over
What's the deal with doodle dogs?
The first image of a black hole is almost ready
Interactive map plots your address over 750 million years of Earth's history
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Caretakers work around the clock to save abandoned flamingo chicks