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April 4, 2019

 

A Whale Baby’s Legacy

The noises that baleen whales use to communicate are being drowned out by the engines of ships at sea.

October 22, 2018

 

Conserving Diversity On Islands And In The Seas

The Salish Sea in the U.S. Northwest and Canadian British Columbia is one of the world’s largest and most biodiverse inland seas, with some four hundred and twenty islands.

April 19, 2018

 

Preparing For Earth Day

The 2018 Earth Day Theme is getting rid of plastic pollution. On Earth Day, we’ll be running a blog post specifically about plastic pollution in the oceans that has advocacy and conservation tips, as well as an expiation about what “The Great Pacific Garbage Patch” is. If you want to read and think about pollution […]

November 1, 2016

 

Camels also use their heavy fur to stay cool.

Camels

A camel draws on a whole range of adaptations so that it can travel hundreds of miles, over several days, without stopping to drink.

April 3, 2014

 

Elephant brains are the largest of any land-bound species.

Disturbed Elephants

Evidence that elephants can be haunted by traumatic experiences for decades puts a darker spin on the old adage, "An elephant never forgets."

April 18, 2011

 

Earth Day is a time to evaluate your energy choices.

20 Easy Ways To Conserve & Save The Environment

Check out our 20 tips to conserve! What tips would you add to the list?

March 4, 2011

 

Rare Javan Rhino Captured On Video

The Javan rhinoceros is one of the most rare animals in the world and it was just spotted on video tape.

July 14, 2010

 

‘Zoom Your Roof’ Project Exposes Wasted Energy

This new aerial map lets people see their homes in infrared vision! Cool. But what's the point?

July 12, 2010

 

Don’t Forget to Turn Off the Light!

Conserving energy around the house may have a much bigger impact than you thought.

January 21, 2010

 

How To Lower Your Electricity Bill

Scared to even look at your electricity bill? Learn how to cut costs on this Moment of Science.

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