Global tree cover has increased 7% over the last 35 years — but there's a catch
May 13, 2019, 12:36 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
There's still cause for concern, however.
Administration hits the brakes on proposal to expand offshore drilling in Atlantic
April 25, 2019, 3:04 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Department of the Interior says it's waiting to let a recent ruling that bans similar drilling in the Arctic.
NASA's InSight lander captures intimate sights and sounds of Mars
April 24, 2019, 11:23 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
For the first time in history, humans may have detected a seismic event on another planet.
First-ever reef manta ray spotted in the eastern Pacific
March 20, 2019, 12:39 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
A pregnant manta ray was found swimming near the remote Cocos Island in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean, far away from its normal coastal habitat.
Opportunity's last photo is a bittersweet travel log of Mars
March 15, 2019, 11:58 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
NASA's Opportunity rover took one last panorama before it shut down, and it's stunning.