An underwater robot has been modeled after a jellyfish, and will be used in rescue efforts and surveillance.
A small unit of climate scientists, supported financially by notable billionaires, is lobbying governments and international organizations to back experiments in geoengineering
"Last October, we found a 50-foot snake with an 80-pound doe inside it."
A North Carolina task force has recommended that victims of forced sterilization be awarded $50,000 as compensation for the tobacco state's eugenics program.
Thousands of dead herring washed ashore in northern Norway.
In a historic development, the Obama administration has set national health standards for mercury and other toxic air pollution, a measure that will save lives and create jobs in pollution control technology.
Based on societal trends and extensive study, technology giant IBM has predicted that in the near future, machines will read minds.
On Dec. 8, for the first time, federal environmental experts linked underground water pollution with fracking,
Apparently, the world could use some sunshades. At least, that is one of the many options being considered.
Even as scientists around the world continue to warn that the build up of greenhouse gases, especially CO2 from carbon based fuels, is leading to drastic changes in the earth's climate the major international oil and gas cartels continue to pump the substance while the leading governments of the world fail to take meaningful action.