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Safe, sane ways to get rid of pests - without poison

Safe, sane ways to get rid of pests - without poison Watch

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Those who keep pets face a special challenge: with pet food being readily available at all times, many homes with pets sometimes attracts mice ...

NEANDERTHALS LIVED WITH MODERN MAN: Researchers say there is new evidence they interbred

NEANDERTHALS LIVED WITH MODERN MAN: Researchers say there is new evidence they interbred Watch

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It was previously believed that Neanderthals vanished instantaneously and didn't interact what would later become known as Modern Man. However, ...

ICE CAPS MELTING: Antarctica, Greenland losing ice mass rapidly

ICE CAPS MELTING: Antarctica, Greenland losing ice mass rapidly Watch

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At times, it appears that the entire world will be submerged underwater in the space of a few years. Greenland is losing about 375 cubic ...

DISCOVERY SUGGESTS LIFE ON OTHER PLANETS: Ecosystems found in Arctic lakes surprises researchers

DISCOVERY SUGGESTS LIFE ON OTHER PLANETS: Ecosystems found in Arctic lakes surprises researchers Watch

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The Arctic regions of our Earth, where there is very little marine or animal life seem at first incapable of sustaining organisms. However - ...

Glacial retreat may halt Chinese dam projects

Glacial retreat may halt Chinese dam projects Watch

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The Tibetan plateau has become warmer over the past 50 years than at any stage in the last millennia, a Chinese newspaper reported.

Humans are doing WHAT?

Humans are doing WHAT? Watch

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A new study released on August 14 reports that man-made greenhouse gas emissions are the dominant cause of glacial melting in the Alps and Andes ...

NEW SPECIES: 'Graveyard' reveals 47 skeletons of new species of pterosaur

NEW SPECIES: 'Graveyard' reveals 47 skeletons of new species of pterosaur Watch

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A colony of previously unknown flying reptiles that lived around a desert lake in Brazil around 100 million years ago have been uncovered by ...

The cute and entertaining manatees may have a change of status: From 'endangered' to 'threatened'

The cute and entertaining manatees may have a change of status: From 'endangered' to 'threatened' Watch

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Visitors to Florida frequently come across blubbery animals called manatees. Resembling walruses, the comical creatures can be found along the ...

Catholic parish accused of animal cruelty, remains silent

Catholic parish accused of animal cruelty, remains silent Watch

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An incredible commotion is brewing around a parish church in Stephensville, Wisconsin where activists have targeted a 44-year-old event that they say ...

DOOMSDAY PROPHECY: 'There will be no water by 2040 if we keep doing what we're doing today'

DOOMSDAY PROPHECY: 'There will be no water by 2040 if we keep doing what we're doing today' Watch

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Researchers from Denmark's Aarhus University, Vermont Law School and the U.S.-funded Center for Naval Analyses Corporation have come out with a ...

What happened to all the bugs? Insect population is down by 45 percent in just 35 years

What happened to all the bugs? Insect population is down by 45 percent in just 35 years Watch

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We rarely think of insects as being little more than everyday pests. Flies interrupting a breezy day, ant invading a picnic, crickets disrupting ...

Beware of fluffy! Those scary dinosaurs may have actually been quite comical to look at

Beware of fluffy! Those scary dinosaurs may have actually been quite comical to look at Watch

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The discovery of several 150-million-year-old fossils in Siberia indicates that a majority of dinosaurs were either covered with feathers or had ...

California drought likely to worsen as El Nino observed weakening

California drought likely to worsen as El Nino observed weakening Watch

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Bad news for California is about to get worse. The state, wracked with drought, is eagerly anticipating the formation of a strong El Nino event in ...

Bats are the super animals, science says! New study reveals that not only can these flying pest eaters see sound, but they can also see invisible light

Bats are the super animals, science says! New study reveals that not only can these flying pest eaters see sound, but they can also see invisible light Watch

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Polarized light may be a useful tool for bats to navigate, and the greater mouse-eared bat-Myotis myotis-is the first mammal known to navigate ...

Bald eagles make a surprising comback in California!

Bald eagles make a surprising comback in California! Watch

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For the first time in more than 50 years, a nesting pair of bald eagles have been found on San Clemente Island, officials reported on July 17.

TO FEED THE HUNGRY: More efficient agricultural systems could feed three billion more people

TO FEED THE HUNGRY: More efficient agricultural systems could feed three billion more people Watch

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By Megan Rowling, Thomson Reuters Foundation

Targeted efforts to make food systems more efficient in key parts of the world could meet the basic calorie needs of 3 billion extra people and ...

Four wings: Amazing prehistoric raptor fossil found in China

Four wings: Amazing prehistoric raptor fossil found in China Watch

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Since gaining popularity in the "Jurassic Park" movies, raptors, next to the Tyrannosaurus Rex, are probably the most feared dinosaur by modern ...

Ancient flesh crawler 'resurrected' with computer generated imagery

Ancient flesh crawler 'resurrected' with computer generated imagery Watch

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There would be few reasons as to why anyone would want to bring an ugly spider, long extinct, back to life. Thanks to computer generated ...

What is a 'zombie' weather station and why is it bad?

What is a 'zombie' weather station and why is it bad? Watch

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Forbes has published an article which alleges that U.S. climate scientists have manipulated climate data, using "zombie" weather stations that did ...

Despite climate change -- Antarctic sea ice hits second all-time record in a week

Despite climate change -- Antarctic sea ice hits second all-time record in a week Watch

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The given notion is that Arctic ice is melting, sending levels of seawater over their usual levels. However - Arctic ice INCREASED to an all-time ...

Watch out! This Brazilian snake can melt a man's flesh

Watch out! This Brazilian snake can melt a man's flesh Watch

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A 4.6 million square foot island located 20 miles off the coast of Brazil is the only place on earth where the terrifyingly deadly golden lancehead ...

Yosemite National Park celebrates its 150th birthday

Yosemite National Park celebrates its 150th birthday Watch

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Visited by people from around the world, Yosemite National Park marked its 150th anniversary this week. The park has been in existence ever since ...

Learning a lesson about myself - Climate change skeptic shakes my belief in man-made global warming

Learning a lesson about myself - Climate change skeptic shakes my belief in man-made global warming Watch

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I had a distressing Monday that I have not yet written about. A report in the Telegraph quoted a blogger who claimed to have evidence that NASA and ...

HEDGE AGAINST EXTINCTION? First orangutan born through artificial insemination

HEDGE AGAINST EXTINCTION? First orangutan born through artificial insemination Watch

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Maggie is a beautiful 22-year-old orangutan and the first of her species to give birth through assisted reproductive technology. Her still ...

Strange creature on oil rig camera identified

Strange creature on oil rig camera identified Watch

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A rarely seen jellyfish was spotted on an oil rig camera 5,000 feet below the surface in the Gulf of Mexico back in 2012. But now, two years ...

Move over Jaws, a smaller creature is going to start scaring bathers

Move over Jaws, a smaller creature is going to start scaring bathers Watch

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Scientists from Australia and Switzerland have made a curious and bizarre discovery, which may send more bathers scrambling for dry land than ...

She weighs a ton and is very hungry: Shark called Katherine headed towards Texas

She weighs a ton and is very hungry: Shark called Katherine headed towards Texas Watch

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Two ladies are due to make their appearances known on share - and those enjoying the beach must take heed. "Katherine," at 14 feet long and ...

Great white sharks enjoying comeback in Pacific Ocean

Great white sharks enjoying comeback in Pacific Ocean Watch

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The news is welcome for marine biologists, but may be ominous for some vacationers this summer. Great white sharks, the never-stopping eating ...