Environment

Octopus lashes out at man on Australia beach in viral attack

Octopus lashes out at man on Australia beach in viral attack

'This was clearly the octopus's domain,' said Lance Karlson, who posted a video...

A conservationist who saved 2 species was murdered by gangs in Colombia

A conservationist who saved 2 species was murdered by gangs...

Gonzalo "Gonza" Cardona Molina disappeared in early January. Days later he was reported...

Climate change puts pressure on failing Caribbean water supplies

Climate change puts pressure on failing Caribbean water...

The picturesque tropical islands are surrounded by water, yet shortages are a daily...

United Nations - Climate change worsens child malnutrition

United Nations - Climate change worsens child malnutrition

Climate change may contribute more to greater child malnutrition and poor diet than...

Tesla site blocked twice in one week in Germany over hibernating snakes and lizards

Tesla site blocked twice in one week in Germany over hibernating...

After briefly getting the greenlight to continue clearing a forest near Berlin,...

Pandemic Halts Bullfighting Where Animal Rights Activists Couldn't

Pandemic Halts Bullfighting Where Animal Rights Activists...

In a matter of months, the novel coronavirus achieved something that animal rights...

Gay Male Penguins Steal Lesbian Couple's Eggs At Dutch Zoo

Gay Male Penguins Steal Lesbian Couple's Eggs At Dutch...

The gay male African penguins, who made headlines last year when they stole an egg...

Tasmanian Devils Reintroduced Into Australian Wild

Tasmanian Devils Reintroduced Into Australian Wild

Tasmanian devils have been reintroduced into the wild in mainland Australia for...

Warmer Temperatures Shrink Arctic Sea Ice To 2nd Lowest-Level Ever

Warmer Temperatures Shrink Arctic Sea Ice To 2nd Lowest-Level...

Arctic summer sea ice melted in 2020 to the second smallest size since records began...

330 Elephants In Botswana May Have Died From Toxic Algae

330 Elephants In Botswana May Have Died From Toxic Algae

The sudden deaths of some 330 elephants in northwestern Botswana earlier this year...

Satellite Data Shows Smoke From US Wildfires Reaches Europe

Satellite Data Shows Smoke From US Wildfires Reaches Europe

Smoke from the fires devastating swathes of the US West Coast has reached as far...

Mystery Surrounds Death Of 137 Sea Lions Who Washed Up On Beach

Mystery Surrounds Death Of 137 Sea Lions Who Washed Up...

Mexico's office for environmental protection has said the animals do not have injuries...

Japan Ship Operator To Pay $9M Over Mauritius Oil Spill

Japan Ship Operator To Pay $9M Over Mauritius Oil Spill

The Japanese operator of a bulk carrier that struck a coral reef and caused a widespread...

Firefighters Say Gender Reveal Photo Shoot Pyrotechnics Caused One Of This Weekend's California Wildfires

Firefighters Say Gender Reveal Photo Shoot Pyrotechnics...

Over 1.7 million acres have burned in the state since Aug. 15.

Orca Who Carried Dead Calf For 17 Days In Tour Of Grief Gives Birth Again

Orca Who Carried Dead Calf For 17 Days In Tour Of Grief...

The orca spent 17 days pushing the decomposing calf in the waters of the Pacific...

Mauritius: Protests Over Oil Spill As Dozens Of Dolphins Found Dead

Mauritius: Protests Over Oil Spill As Dozens Of Dolphins...

Honking and drumming, thousands of people protested Saturday in the capital of Mauritius...