Monday, September 28, 2015
The Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium in Omaha, a city in the central U.S. state of Nebraska, has joined efforts with two other U.S. zoos to save 18 elephants living in a southern Africa park from being slaughtered.
Sunday, September 27, 2015
The Alps are the birthplace of downhill skiing and a crucible for mountain climbing -- but now the French government is trying to help their winter tourist towns adapt to a warming world.
Regulators in the U.S. state of California on Friday restored ambitious rules to cut transportation fuel emissions 10 percent within 5 years, a decision that gives the state's Governor Jerry Brown a boost for his climate change agenda.
The company behind a chatty Japanese humanoid named Pepper has felt the need to remind customers who purchase the robots not to engage in sex with them.
Environmentalists on Friday asked a federal judge to stop the National Marine Fisheries Service from allowing Hawaii-based fishermen to attribute some of the bigeye tuna they catch to U.S. territories.
Washington's newest giant panda cub is nameless no more. Call him Bei Bei.
Saturday, September 26, 2015
In its early life, Earth suffered a meteorite pummeling that lasted 100 million years and may have changed its chemical makeup forever, researchers said Wednesday.
Global warming and evolution are reshaping the bodies of some American bumblebees, a new study finds.
Trees, crucial absorbers of climate-harming carbon dioxide gas, may finally be balking at an ever-earlier spring season brought on by global warming, researchers said Wednesday.
Is it global warming or the fledgling economic recovery that is driving the trend?