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Jan 6, 2016 07:00 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
So far at least, bowhead whales off Alaska may be benefiting from a warmer Arctic. Continue reading →
Nov 29, 2015 10:14 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Japan decides to ignore international criticism and begin new 12-year whaling program.
Nov 24, 2015 02:30 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Hunting is pushing African elephants toward rapid extinction. A new HBO documentary explains why. Continue reading →
Nov 11, 2015 08:47 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Pacific Cod off Alaska's Aleutian Islands are including seabirds. Scientists don't know how often - or even how.
Nov 4, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Despite some optimistic claims, the future for some polar bear populations continues to look grim.
Oct 5, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Is that poop or a seed? A plant produces excrement-resembling seeds that even smell the part.
Aug 19, 2015 07:35 AM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
The poor creature had a five-inch plastic drinking straw lodged in its nostril.
Aug 4, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Amanda Onion
Earthworms manage to digest dead plant matter despite plants' toxic defenses. Now scientists know how they do it.
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