Environmental experts Terry L. Anderson, and Henry I. Miller, both fellows at Stanford University are touting a solution to California's ongoing water problems. In their proposal “How Taxing...
The world's mightiest waterway, the Amazon River, is threatened by the most diminutive of foes — a tiny mussel invading from China.
Eerie fluorescent blue patches of water glimmering off Hong Kong's seashore are magnificent, disturbing and potentially toxic, marine biologists say.
An amazing video by nature photographer Daniel Stoupin reveals the stunning slow-motion world of corals and sponges. The 3 and-a-half-minute “Slow Life” Vimeo video is composed of 150,000 shots,...
Hallucinogenic mushrooms are perhaps the last thing you'd expect to find growing in the Queen of England's garden.
Australian researchers lead efforts to farm metals from plants.
The killer meteorite that extinguished the dinosaurs also torched North America's forests and plants.
Scientists have woken up and smelled the coffee — and analyzed its DNA.