Monday, May 11, 2015
A secluded Missouri conservation center heralded for helping repopulate the wild with endangered wolves is tending to its latest puppy season --a ritual that this time has a bittersweet vibe in the absence of the site's furry matriarch.
Friday, May 8, 2015
Global levels of carbon dioxide, the most prevalent heat-trapping gas, have passed a daunting milestone, U.S. government scientists say.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
A drone large enough to carry tanks of fertilizers and pesticides has won rare approval from federal authorities to spray crops in the United States, officials said Tuesday.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Backyard bird feeders may ruffle some feathers, attracting aggressive breeds like house sparrows and doves while discouraging native species that eat insects and nectar, researchers said Monday.
An inquisitive koala nicknamed "Blinky Bill" has sauntered into the emergency department of an Australian hospital, exploring the waiting room for several minutes before wandering back out.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Sunday, May 3, 2015
SeaWorld -- whose safety practices have been under scrutiny since an animal trainer was killed in 2010 by an orca at its Orlando, Florida, park -- has now been cited for not adequately protecting its killer-whale trainers at its park in San Diego.
Saturday, May 2, 2015
Global warming will eventually push 1 out of every 13 species on Earth into extinction, a new study projects.
Japan is planning to pledge a 26 percent cut in its greenhouse gas emissions from 2013 levels, ahead of a global summit on climate change this year, officials said Friday.