The Republic of Congo has created a new national park to protect the critically endangered western lowland gorillas.
A new study finds that many Caribbean coral reefs have either stopped growing or are on the threshold of starting to erode.
The sale of five invasive aquatic plant species in the U.K. will be banned from sale, in order to protect wildlife.
Trying to find just the right balance of time spent in meetings and time performing tasks is a tough problem for managers, but a Wayne State University researcher believes the behavior of ants may provide a useful lesson on how to do it.
Australia's world-famous Horizontal Falls will be protected through a national and a marine park.
A U.S. team has successfully retrieved the first clean samples from subglacial Lake Whillans.
Large cities can affect the weather of local regions located thousands of miles away, according to a new study.
Endangered water voles are likely to be reintroduced to a Northumberland forest.
A team of British scientists has discovered that the insect-eating bats have a "flexible social system."
Brazil's forest ministry has announced plans to carry out a survey of the Amazon rainforest.
A researcher from Australia claims that the rates of animal extinction are overestimated.
Archaeologists have unearthed over 150 skulls in an empty field in Mexico, where a lake had once flown through.
There's a well-known saying in New England that if you don't like the weather here, wait a minute. When it comes to independent voters, those weather changes can just as quickly shift beliefs about climate change.
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has taken the first night images of a rock, using the camera on its robotic arm.