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  • Monkey birth a step to saving fertility of boys with cancer

    Monkey birth a step to saving fertility of boys with cancer

    Thursday, March 21 2019 2:11 PM EDT2019-03-21 18:11:18 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 2:22 PM EDT2019-03-22 18:22:06 GMT
    (OHSU via AP). This undated photo provided by the Oregon Health and Science University in March 2019 shows a baby monkey named Grady, born from an experimental technology that aims to help young boys undergoing cancer treatment preserve their future fe...(OHSU via AP). This undated photo provided by the Oregon Health and Science University in March 2019 shows a baby monkey named Grady, born from an experimental technology that aims to help young boys undergoing cancer treatment preserve their future fe...
    (OHSU via AP). This undated photo provided by the Oregon Health and Science University in March 2019 shows a baby monkey named Grady, born from an experimental technology that aims to help young boys undergoing cancer treatment preserve their future fe...(OHSU via AP). This undated photo provided by the Oregon Health and Science University in March 2019 shows a baby monkey named Grady, born from an experimental technology that aims to help young boys undergoing cancer treatment preserve their future fe...
    Birth of a monkey highlights experimental technology to preserve fertility when boys undergo cancer treatment.More >>
    Birth of a monkey highlights experimental technology to preserve fertility when boys undergo cancer treatment.More >>
  • Astronauts take spacewalk to swap space station's batteries

    Astronauts take spacewalk to swap space station's batteries

    Friday, March 22 2019 8:21 AM EDT2019-03-22 12:21:13 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 2:12 PM EDT2019-03-22 18:12:51 GMT
    NASA astronauts take spacewalk to swap out aging batteries on International Space Station.More >>
    NASA astronauts take spacewalk to swap out aging batteries on International Space Station.More >>
  • EU leaders postpone decision on 2050 climate goal

    EU leaders postpone decision on 2050 climate goal

    Friday, March 22 2019 11:51 AM EDT2019-03-22 15:51:17 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 2:02 PM EDT2019-03-22 18:02:18 GMT
    (Christoph Soeder/dpa via AP). Young people protest for climate action with a sign reading 'Save the World Now" during a  'Friday for Future' demonstration in Berlin, Germany, Friday, March 22, 2019.(Christoph Soeder/dpa via AP). Young people protest for climate action with a sign reading 'Save the World Now" during a 'Friday for Future' demonstration in Berlin, Germany, Friday, March 22, 2019.
    (Christoph Soeder/dpa via AP). Young people protest for climate action with a sign reading 'Save the World Now" during a  'Friday for Future' demonstration in Berlin, Germany, Friday, March 22, 2019.(Christoph Soeder/dpa via AP). Young people protest for climate action with a sign reading 'Save the World Now" during a 'Friday for Future' demonstration in Berlin, Germany, Friday, March 22, 2019.
    European Union leaders are pushing back a decision on the bloc's efforts to end most emissions of greenhouse gases.More >>
    European Union leaders are pushing back a decision on the bloc's efforts to end most emissions of greenhouse gases.More >>
  • Science Says: Tiny 'water bears' can teach us about survival

    Science Says: Tiny 'water bears' can teach us about survival

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 1:21 PM EDT2019-03-20 17:21:38 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 1:23 PM EDT2019-03-22 17:23:12 GMT
    (William Miller via AP). This undated electron microscope image provided by William Miller of Baker University in March 2019 shows a tardigrade of the class Heterotardigrada, also known as a "water bear." The small animals, about the size of a period, ...(William Miller via AP). This undated electron microscope image provided by William Miller of Baker University in March 2019 shows a tardigrade of the class Heterotardigrada, also known as a "water bear." The small animals, about the size of a period, ...
    (William Miller via AP). This undated electron microscope image provided by William Miller of Baker University in March 2019 shows a tardigrade of the class Heterotardigrada, also known as a "water bear." The small animals, about the size of a period, ...(William Miller via AP). This undated electron microscope image provided by William Miller of Baker University in March 2019 shows a tardigrade of the class Heterotardigrada, also known as a "water bear." The small animals, about the size of a period, ...
    The U.S. military hopes that humans can learn toughness from tiny 'water bears' that survive 300-degree heat, Antarctic cold and even the vacuum of space.More >>
    The U.S. military hopes that humans can learn toughness from tiny 'water bears' that survive 300-degree heat, Antarctic cold and even the vacuum of space.More >>
  • Fish in river that famously caught fire now OK'd for dinner

    Fish in river that famously caught fire now OK'd for dinner

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 9:21 AM EDT2019-03-19 13:21:10 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 1:23 PM EDT2019-03-22 17:23:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE – In this July 12, 2011, file photo, two rowers paddle along the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland.  Federal environmental regulators say fish living in the northeastern Ohio river that became synonymous with pollution when ...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE – In this July 12, 2011, file photo, two rowers paddle along the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland. Federal environmental regulators say fish living in the northeastern Ohio river that became synonymous with pollution when ...
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE – In this July 12, 2011, file photo, two rowers paddle along the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland.  Federal environmental regulators say fish living in the northeastern Ohio river that became synonymous with pollution when ...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE – In this July 12, 2011, file photo, two rowers paddle along the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland. Federal environmental regulators say fish living in the northeastern Ohio river that became synonymous with pollution when ...
    Federal environmental regulators say fish living in an Ohio river that became synonymous with industrial pollution when it caught fire in 1969 are now safe to eat.More >>
    Federal environmental regulators say fish living in an Ohio river that became synonymous with industrial pollution when it caught fire in 1969 are now safe to eat.More >>
  • NASA's plan to scoop up dirt from asteroid hits a snag

    NASA's plan to scoop up dirt from asteroid hits a snag

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 1:51 PM EDT2019-03-19 17:51:27 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 1:23 PM EDT2019-03-22 17:23:07 GMT
    (NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona via AP). FILE - This artist's rendering made available by NASA in July 2016 shows the mapping of the near-Earth asteroid Bennu by the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft. Scientists had thought the asteroid Bennu had wide, open ar...(NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona via AP). FILE - This artist's rendering made available by NASA in July 2016 shows the mapping of the near-Earth asteroid Bennu by the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft. Scientists had thought the asteroid Bennu had wide, open ar...
    (NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona via AP). FILE - This artist's rendering made available by NASA in July 2016 shows the mapping of the near-Earth asteroid Bennu by the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft. Scientists had thought the asteroid Bennu had wide, open ar...(NASA/Goddard/University of Arizona via AP). FILE - This artist's rendering made available by NASA in July 2016 shows the mapping of the near-Earth asteroid Bennu by the OSIRIS-REx spacecraft. Scientists had thought the asteroid Bennu had wide, open ar...
    NASA's plan to scoop up dirt and gravel from an asteroid hits a snag.More >>
    NASA's plan to scoop up dirt and gravel from an asteroid hits a snag.More >>
  • Tribes urge US to ban drilling around sacred New Mexico site

    Tribes urge US to ban drilling around sacred New Mexico site

    Thursday, March 21 2019 5:01 PM EDT2019-03-21 21:01:35 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 1:23 PM EDT2019-03-22 17:23:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Geissler, File). FILE - In this Aug. 10, 2005, file photo, tourist Chris Farthing from Suffolks County, England, takes a picture while visiting Chaco Culture National Historical Park in northwestern New Mexico. Native American leaders ar...(AP Photo/Jeff Geissler, File). FILE - In this Aug. 10, 2005, file photo, tourist Chris Farthing from Suffolks County, England, takes a picture while visiting Chaco Culture National Historical Park in northwestern New Mexico. Native American leaders ar...
    (AP Photo/Jeff Geissler, File). FILE - In this Aug. 10, 2005, file photo, tourist Chris Farthing from Suffolks County, England, takes a picture while visiting Chaco Culture National Historical Park in northwestern New Mexico. Native American leaders ar...(AP Photo/Jeff Geissler, File). FILE - In this Aug. 10, 2005, file photo, tourist Chris Farthing from Suffolks County, England, takes a picture while visiting Chaco Culture National Historical Park in northwestern New Mexico. Native American leaders ar...
    Native American leaders are banding together to pressure U.S. officials to ban oil and gas exploration around a sacred tribal site that features massive stone structures and other remnants of an ancient civilization.More >>
    Native American leaders are banding together to pressure U.S. officials to ban oil and gas exploration around a sacred tribal site that features massive stone structures and other remnants of an ancient civilization.More >>
  • Unprecedented spring flooding possible, US forecasters say

    Unprecedented spring flooding possible, US forecasters say

    Thursday, March 21 2019 1:11 AM EDT2019-03-21 05:11:36 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 1:23 PM EDT2019-03-22 17:23:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This March 11, 2019 photo shows a makeshift levee built by a resident in Rolling Fork, Miss., to protect his home from flood waters. In March 2019, scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of se...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This March 11, 2019 photo shows a makeshift levee built by a resident in Rolling Fork, Miss., to protect his home from flood waters. In March 2019, scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of se...
    (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This March 11, 2019 photo shows a makeshift levee built by a resident in Rolling Fork, Miss., to protect his home from flood waters. In March 2019, scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of se...(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis). This March 11, 2019 photo shows a makeshift levee built by a resident in Rolling Fork, Miss., to protect his home from flood waters. In March 2019, scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of se...
    Scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of several southern states along the lower Mississippi River, where flood waters could persist for several weeks.More >>
    Scientists are warning that historic flooding could soon deluge parts of several southern states along the lower Mississippi River, where flood waters could persist for several weeks.More >>
  • EPA argues for shifting focus from climate change to water

    EPA argues for shifting focus from climate change to water

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 8:41 AM EDT2019-03-20 12:41:24 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 1:22 PM EDT2019-03-22 17:22:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019 file photo, Andrew Wheeler is shown at a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing to be the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, on Capitol Hill in Washington.  Wheele...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019 file photo, Andrew Wheeler is shown at a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing to be the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Wheele...
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019 file photo, Andrew Wheeler is shown at a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing to be the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, on Capitol Hill in Washington.  Wheele...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2019 file photo, Andrew Wheeler is shown at a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing to be the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Wheele...
    The Environmental Protection Agency's new administrator says unsafe drinking water is "probably the biggest environmental threat" the world faces.More >>
    The Environmental Protection Agency's new administrator says unsafe drinking water is "probably the biggest environmental threat" the world faces.More >>
  • US official declares drought plan done for Colorado River

    US official declares drought plan done for Colorado River

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 4:51 PM EDT2019-03-19 20:51:12 GMT
    Friday, March 22 2019 9:02 AM EDT2019-03-22 13:02:56 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 16, 2014 file photo, what was once a marina sits high and dry due to Lake Mead receding in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. Several states that rely on a major Western river are pushin...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 16, 2014 file photo, what was once a marina sits high and dry due to Lake Mead receding in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. Several states that rely on a major Western river are pushin...
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 16, 2014 file photo, what was once a marina sits high and dry due to Lake Mead receding in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. Several states that rely on a major Western river are pushin...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 16, 2014 file photo, what was once a marina sits high and dry due to Lake Mead receding in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. Several states that rely on a major Western river are pushin...
    States that rely on a major river in the U.S. West are pushing for federal legislation to implement a plan to protect the water amid a prolonged drought.More >>
    States that rely on a major river in the U.S. West are pushing for federal legislation to implement a plan to protect the water amid a prolonged drought.More >>
  • Mexico launches plan to mark vaquita porpoise reserve

    Mexico launches plan to mark vaquita porpoise reserve

    Thursday, March 21 2019 9:11 PM EDT2019-03-22 01:11:27 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 9:12 PM EDT2019-03-22 01:12:18 GMT
    (Sea Shepherd via AP). In this March 12, 2019 photo released by the Sea Shepherd organization, the body of a dead animal believed to be a vaquita, a critically endangered species of porpoise, floats in the ocean after being found in an illegal totoaba ...(Sea Shepherd via AP). In this March 12, 2019 photo released by the Sea Shepherd organization, the body of a dead animal believed to be a vaquita, a critically endangered species of porpoise, floats in the ocean after being found in an illegal totoaba ...
    (Sea Shepherd via AP). In this March 12, 2019 photo released by the Sea Shepherd organization, the body of a dead animal believed to be a vaquita, a critically endangered species of porpoise, floats in the ocean after being found in an illegal totoaba ...(Sea Shepherd via AP). In this March 12, 2019 photo released by the Sea Shepherd organization, the body of a dead animal believed to be a vaquita, a critically endangered species of porpoise, floats in the ocean after being found in an illegal totoaba ...
    Mexico launches plan to mark vaquita marina reserve.More >>
    Mexico launches plan to mark vaquita marina reserve.More >>
  • Hawaii bills push 1st state ban on plastics in restaurants

    Hawaii bills push 1st state ban on plastics in restaurants

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 2:21 PM EDT2019-03-19 18:21:14 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 8:12 PM EDT2019-03-22 00:12:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 photo, Belinda Lau, manager of the Wiki Wiki Drive Inn takeout restaurant in Honolulu, sprinkles cheese on an order of spaghetti in a styrofoam container. Hawaii would be the first state in the...(AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 photo, Belinda Lau, manager of the Wiki Wiki Drive Inn takeout restaurant in Honolulu, sprinkles cheese on an order of spaghetti in a styrofoam container. Hawaii would be the first state in the...
    (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 photo, Belinda Lau, manager of the Wiki Wiki Drive Inn takeout restaurant in Honolulu, sprinkles cheese on an order of spaghetti in a styrofoam container. Hawaii would be the first state in the...(AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy). In this Thursday, March 14, 2019 photo, Belinda Lau, manager of the Wiki Wiki Drive Inn takeout restaurant in Honolulu, sprinkles cheese on an order of spaghetti in a styrofoam container. Hawaii would be the first state in the...
    Dozens of cities nationwide have banned plastic foam containers, but Hawaii is considering being the first state to outlaw them.More >>
    Dozens of cities nationwide have banned plastic foam containers, but Hawaii is considering being the first state to outlaw them.More >>
  • Ocean mission's emergency ascent caused by motor burning out

    Ocean mission's emergency ascent caused by motor burning out

    Wednesday, March 20 2019 12:21 PM EDT2019-03-20 16:21:21 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 8:04 PM EDT2019-03-22 00:04:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Keyton). Crew inspect a submersible after a British scientist and her American pilot had to make an emergency ascent from 250 meters beneath the surface of the Indian ocean off the Seychelles after smoke filled their two-person submersi...(AP Photo/David Keyton). Crew inspect a submersible after a British scientist and her American pilot had to make an emergency ascent from 250 meters beneath the surface of the Indian ocean off the Seychelles after smoke filled their two-person submersi...
    (AP Photo/David Keyton). Crew inspect a submersible after a British scientist and her American pilot had to make an emergency ascent from 250 meters beneath the surface of the Indian ocean off the Seychelles after smoke filled their two-person submersi...(AP Photo/David Keyton). Crew inspect a submersible after a British scientist and her American pilot had to make an emergency ascent from 250 meters beneath the surface of the Indian ocean off the Seychelles after smoke filled their two-person submersi...
    Ocean mission's emergency ascent caused by motor burning out; sub has returned to the water.More >>
    Ocean mission's emergency ascent caused by motor burning out; sub has returned to the water.More >>
  • Dartmouth professor wins top religion prize

    Dartmouth professor wins top religion prize

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 12:41 PM EDT2019-03-19 16:41:13 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 8:03 PM EDT2019-03-22 00:03:48 GMT
    (Eli Burakian/Dartmouth College via AP). This Feb. 27, 2019, photo provided by Dartmouth College shows physics professor Marcelo Gleiser at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H. Gleiser, who has written books on topics ranging from the origin of the unive...(Eli Burakian/Dartmouth College via AP). This Feb. 27, 2019, photo provided by Dartmouth College shows physics professor Marcelo Gleiser at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H. Gleiser, who has written books on topics ranging from the origin of the unive...
    (Eli Burakian/Dartmouth College via AP). This Feb. 27, 2019, photo provided by Dartmouth College shows physics professor Marcelo Gleiser at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H. Gleiser, who has written books on topics ranging from the origin of the unive...(Eli Burakian/Dartmouth College via AP). This Feb. 27, 2019, photo provided by Dartmouth College shows physics professor Marcelo Gleiser at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H. Gleiser, who has written books on topics ranging from the origin of the unive...
    A Dartmouth College professor of physics and astronomy has won one of the world's leading religion prizes for blending hard science and deep spirituality in his work.More >>
    A Dartmouth College professor of physics and astronomy has won one of the world's leading religion prizes for blending hard science and deep spirituality in his work.More >>
  • Bobcat killed by car after surviving California wildfire

    Bobcat killed by car after surviving California wildfire

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 11:51 PM EDT2019-03-20 03:51:14 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 4:24 PM EDT2019-03-21 20:24:40 GMT
    Authorities say a bobcat that survived a Southern California wildfire has been hit and killed by a car.More >>
    Authorities say a bobcat that survived a Southern California wildfire has been hit and killed by a car.More >>
  • Japan to make crater on asteroid to get underground samples

    Japan to make crater on asteroid to get underground samples

    Monday, March 18 2019 5:21 AM EDT2019-03-18 09:21:03 GMT
    Thursday, March 21 2019 2:03 PM EDT2019-03-21 18:03:42 GMT
    Japan says its Hayabusa2 spacecraft will follow up last month's touchdown on a distant asteroid with another risky mission _ to drop an explosive to make a crater and collect underground samples to get possible...More >>
    Japan says its Hayabusa2 spacecraft will follow up last month's touchdown on a distant asteroid with another risky mission _ to drop an explosive to make a crater and collect underground samples to get possible clues to the origin of the solar system.More >>
  • Orangutan mother blinded by air gun pellets in Indonesia

    Orangutan mother blinded by air gun pellets in Indonesia

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 12:11 AM EDT2019-03-19 04:11:35 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 6:52 PM EDT2019-03-20 22:52:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara). In this photo taken on Sunday, March 17, 2019, a veterinarian and a volunteer of Sumatra Orangutan Conservation Programme (SOCP) tend to a three-month old baby orangutan named 'Brenda' that was evacuated from a village with a...(AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara). In this photo taken on Sunday, March 17, 2019, a veterinarian and a volunteer of Sumatra Orangutan Conservation Programme (SOCP) tend to a three-month old baby orangutan named 'Brenda' that was evacuated from a village with a...
    (AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara). In this photo taken on Sunday, March 17, 2019, a veterinarian and a volunteer of Sumatra Orangutan Conservation Programme (SOCP) tend to a three-month old baby orangutan named 'Brenda' that was evacuated from a village with a...(AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara). In this photo taken on Sunday, March 17, 2019, a veterinarian and a volunteer of Sumatra Orangutan Conservation Programme (SOCP) tend to a three-month old baby orangutan named 'Brenda' that was evacuated from a village with a...
    An orangutan mother has been blinded after being shot with at least 74 air gun pellets on Indonesia's Sumatra island, where threats to the endangered species have increased.More >>
    An orangutan mother has been blinded after being shot with at least 74 air gun pellets on Indonesia's Sumatra island, where threats to the endangered species have increased.More >>
  • Sub makes rapid ascent in Indian Ocean; crew safe

    Sub makes rapid ascent in Indian Ocean; crew safe

    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:11 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:11:16 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 8:52 AM EDT2019-03-20 12:52:55 GMT
    Emergency ascent in Indian Ocean as sub's cockpit fills with smoke; 2-person crew is safe.More >>
    Emergency ascent in Indian Ocean as sub's cockpit fills with smoke; 2-person crew is safe.More >>
  • UN hosts powers to discuss preventing an arms race in space

    UN hosts powers to discuss preventing an arms race in space

    Monday, March 18 2019 12:51 PM EDT2019-03-18 16:51:22 GMT
    Wednesday, March 20 2019 1:41 AM EDT2019-03-20 05:41:49 GMT
    Government experts from 25 countries have opened off a meeting to look at ways of preventing an arms race in space, amid uncertainty whether some of the world's biggest powers will actually find it in their...More >>
    Government experts from 25 countries have opened off a meeting to look at ways of preventing an arms race in space, amid uncertainty whether some of the world's biggest powers will actually find it in their national interest.More >>
  • Students globally protest warming, pleading for their future

    Students globally protest warming, pleading for their future

    Friday, March 15 2019 12:41 AM EDT2019-03-15 04:41:54 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 9:02 PM EDT2019-03-20 01:02:43 GMT
    (Marit Hommedal/ NTB scanpix via AP). Several thousand schoolchildren take part in a climate protest in Bergen, Norway, Thursday, March 14, 2019. Students in more than 1,000 cities worldwide are planning to skip class Friday in protest over their gover...(Marit Hommedal/ NTB scanpix via AP). Several thousand schoolchildren take part in a climate protest in Bergen, Norway, Thursday, March 14, 2019. Students in more than 1,000 cities worldwide are planning to skip class Friday in protest over their gover...
    (Marit Hommedal/ NTB scanpix via AP). Several thousand schoolchildren take part in a climate protest in Bergen, Norway, Thursday, March 14, 2019. Students in more than 1,000 cities worldwide are planning to skip class Friday in protest over their gover...(Marit Hommedal/ NTB scanpix via AP). Several thousand schoolchildren take part in a climate protest in Bergen, Norway, Thursday, March 14, 2019. Students in more than 1,000 cities worldwide are planning to skip class Friday in protest over their gover...
    Students in more than 1,000 cities worldwide are planning to skip class Friday in protest over their governments' failure to act against global warming.More >>
    Students in more than 1,000 cities worldwide are planning to skip class Friday in protest over their governments' failure to act against global warming.More >>
  • Disease may be killing California desert bighorn sheep

    Disease may be killing California desert bighorn sheep

    Friday, March 15 2019 7:01 PM EDT2019-03-15 23:01:30 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 4:53 PM EDT2019-03-19 20:53:14 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bob Grieser, File). FILE - In this May 25, 2000 file photo, Desert Bighorn Sheep eat and rest in the Condor Ridge exhibit at the San Diego Wild Animal Park. A new survey has found a sharp decline in desert bighorn sheep in Southern California...(AP Photo/Bob Grieser, File). FILE - In this May 25, 2000 file photo, Desert Bighorn Sheep eat and rest in the Condor Ridge exhibit at the San Diego Wild Animal Park. A new survey has found a sharp decline in desert bighorn sheep in Southern California...
    (AP Photo/Bob Grieser, File). FILE - In this May 25, 2000 file photo, Desert Bighorn Sheep eat and rest in the Condor Ridge exhibit at the San Diego Wild Animal Park. A new survey has found a sharp decline in desert bighorn sheep in Southern California...(AP Photo/Bob Grieser, File). FILE - In this May 25, 2000 file photo, Desert Bighorn Sheep eat and rest in the Condor Ridge exhibit at the San Diego Wild Animal Park. A new survey has found a sharp decline in desert bighorn sheep in Southern California...
    A new survey has found a sharp decline in desert bighorn sheep in Southern California, and biologists suspect the cause is a disease contracted from domestic animals.More >>
    A new survey has found a sharp decline in desert bighorn sheep in Southern California, and biologists suspect the cause is a disease contracted from domestic animals.More >>
  • Gore: US getting close to political shift on climate change

    Gore: US getting close to political shift on climate change

    Friday, March 15 2019 6:41 PM EDT2019-03-15 22:41:26 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 4:53 PM EDT2019-03-19 20:53:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mike Stewart). Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, founder of the Climate Reality Project, speaks with youth climate activists durung a panel discussion on global climate, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/Mike Stewart). Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, founder of the Climate Reality Project, speaks with youth climate activists durung a panel discussion on global climate, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Atlanta.
    (AP Photo/Mike Stewart). Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, founder of the Climate Reality Project, speaks with youth climate activists durung a panel discussion on global climate, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/Mike Stewart). Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore, founder of the Climate Reality Project, speaks with youth climate activists durung a panel discussion on global climate, Friday, March 15, 2019, in Atlanta.
    Former Vice President Al Gore is praising the Democrats' 2020 presidential field for its emphasis on combating climate change.More >>
    Former Vice President Al Gore is praising the Democrats' 2020 presidential field for its emphasis on combating climate change.More >>
  • Exhibit explores keen senses, abilities of man's best friend

    Exhibit explores keen senses, abilities of man's best friend

    Friday, March 15 2019 1:11 AM EDT2019-03-15 05:11:39 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 2:13 PM EDT2019-03-19 18:13:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). In this Tuesday, March 12, 2019 photo Puppy raiser for Guide Dogs of America Lexie Dreyfuss and her 6 month old Labrador Retriever Hathi prepare for a demonstration at the California Science Center in Los Angeles. A new exhibi...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). In this Tuesday, March 12, 2019 photo Puppy raiser for Guide Dogs of America Lexie Dreyfuss and her 6 month old Labrador Retriever Hathi prepare for a demonstration at the California Science Center in Los Angeles. A new exhibi...
    (AP Photo/Richard Vogel). In this Tuesday, March 12, 2019 photo Puppy raiser for Guide Dogs of America Lexie Dreyfuss and her 6 month old Labrador Retriever Hathi prepare for a demonstration at the California Science Center in Los Angeles. A new exhibi...(AP Photo/Richard Vogel). In this Tuesday, March 12, 2019 photo Puppy raiser for Guide Dogs of America Lexie Dreyfuss and her 6 month old Labrador Retriever Hathi prepare for a demonstration at the California Science Center in Los Angeles. A new exhibi...
    A new exhibition at the California Science Center raises the question: Did people domesticate dogs or was it the other way around?.More >>
    A new exhibition at the California Science Center raises the question: Did people domesticate dogs or was it the other way around?.More >>
  • Russian-US crew arrives at International Space Station

    Russian-US crew arrives at International Space Station

    Thursday, March 14 2019 3:31 PM EDT2019-03-14 19:31:39 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 11:33 AM EDT2019-03-19 15:33:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky). U.S. astronauts Christina Hammock Koch, left, Nick Hague, right, and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin, members of the main crew to the International Space Station (ISS), pose near a bus prior to the launch of the Soyuz FG r...(AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky). U.S. astronauts Christina Hammock Koch, left, Nick Hague, right, and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin, members of the main crew to the International Space Station (ISS), pose near a bus prior to the launch of the Soyuz FG r...
    (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky). U.S. astronauts Christina Hammock Koch, left, Nick Hague, right, and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin, members of the main crew to the International Space Station (ISS), pose near a bus prior to the launch of the Soyuz FG r...(AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky). U.S. astronauts Christina Hammock Koch, left, Nick Hague, right, and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin, members of the main crew to the International Space Station (ISS), pose near a bus prior to the launch of the Soyuz FG r...
    A Russian-American crew of three has blasted off to the International Space Station, their second attempt to reach the outpost following an aborted launch in October.More >>
    A Russian-American crew of three has blasted off to the International Space Station, their second attempt to reach the outpost following an aborted launch in October.More >>
  • 2 dead gray whales wash ashore in San Francisco Bay

    2 dead gray whales wash ashore in San Francisco Bay

    Thursday, March 14 2019 7:32 PM EDT2019-03-14 23:32:29 GMT
    Tuesday, March 19 2019 10:12 AM EDT2019-03-19 14:12:36 GMT
    (Cara Field/The Marine Mammal Center via AP). In this photo taken Tuesday, March 12, 2019, provided by The Marine Mammal Center, a gray whale carcass is examined by experts from the center and its partners with the California Academy of Sciences at Ang...(Cara Field/The Marine Mammal Center via AP). In this photo taken Tuesday, March 12, 2019, provided by The Marine Mammal Center, a gray whale carcass is examined by experts from the center and its partners with the California Academy of Sciences at Ang...
    (Cara Field/The Marine Mammal Center via AP). In this photo taken Tuesday, March 12, 2019, provided by The Marine Mammal Center, a gray whale carcass is examined by experts from the center and its partners with the California Academy of Sciences at Ang...(Cara Field/The Marine Mammal Center via AP). In this photo taken Tuesday, March 12, 2019, provided by The Marine Mammal Center, a gray whale carcass is examined by experts from the center and its partners with the California Academy of Sciences at Ang...
    Marine experts say two dead gray whales were found in the San Francisco Bay this week and that one of them died from severe malnutrition.More >>
    Marine experts say two dead gray whales were found in the San Francisco Bay this week and that one of them died from severe malnutrition.More >>
  • The Latest: 16 arrested at NYC student climate protest

    The Latest: 16 arrested at NYC student climate protest

    Friday, March 15 2019 10:31 AM EDT2019-03-15 14:31:25 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 12:54 PM EDT2019-03-18 16:54:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kin Cheung). Hundreds of schoolchildren take part in a climate protest in Hong Kong, Friday, March 15, 2019. Students in more than 80 countries and territories worldwide plan to skip class Friday in protest over their governments' failure to ...(AP Photo/Kin Cheung). Hundreds of schoolchildren take part in a climate protest in Hong Kong, Friday, March 15, 2019. Students in more than 80 countries and territories worldwide plan to skip class Friday in protest over their governments' failure to ...
    (AP Photo/Kin Cheung). Hundreds of schoolchildren take part in a climate protest in Hong Kong, Friday, March 15, 2019. Students in more than 80 countries and territories worldwide plan to skip class Friday in protest over their governments' failure to ...(AP Photo/Kin Cheung). Hundreds of schoolchildren take part in a climate protest in Hong Kong, Friday, March 15, 2019. Students in more than 80 countries and territories worldwide plan to skip class Friday in protest over their governments' failure to ...
    In India's capital of New Delhi, schoolchildren are protesting inaction on climate change as well as rising air pollution levels that often far exceed World Health Organization limits.More >>
    In India's capital of New Delhi, schoolchildren are protesting inaction on climate change as well as rising air pollution levels that often far exceed World Health Organization limits.More >>
  • Wolves prove resilient, but proposal could curtail expansion

    Wolves prove resilient, but proposal could curtail expansion

    Thursday, March 14 2019 8:51 AM EDT2019-03-14 12:51:23 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 9:32 AM EDT2019-03-18 13:32:43 GMT
    (U.S. Forest Service via AP, File). FILE - This June 30, 2017 remote camera image released by the U.S. Forest Service shows a female gray wolf and her mate with a pup born in 2017 in the wilds of Lassen National Forest in Northern California. U.S. wild...(U.S. Forest Service via AP, File). FILE - This June 30, 2017 remote camera image released by the U.S. Forest Service shows a female gray wolf and her mate with a pup born in 2017 in the wilds of Lassen National Forest in Northern California. U.S. wild...
    (U.S. Forest Service via AP, File). FILE - This June 30, 2017 remote camera image released by the U.S. Forest Service shows a female gray wolf and her mate with a pup born in 2017 in the wilds of Lassen National Forest in Northern California. U.S. wild...(U.S. Forest Service via AP, File). FILE - This June 30, 2017 remote camera image released by the U.S. Forest Service shows a female gray wolf and her mate with a pup born in 2017 in the wilds of Lassen National Forest in Northern California. U.S. wild...
    U.S. wildlife officials want to strip gray wolves of their remaining endangered species protections and declare the species recovered following a decades-long restoration effort.More >>
    U.S. wildlife officials want to strip gray wolves of their remaining endangered species protections and declare the species recovered following a decades-long restoration effort.More >>
  • Climate protests: First the students, now adults in France

    Climate protests: First the students, now adults in France

    Saturday, March 16 2019 8:51 AM EDT2019-03-16 12:51:09 GMT
    Monday, March 18 2019 12:22 AM EDT2019-03-18 04:22:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/Francois Mori). High school students demonstrate near the Pantheon monument, seen in background, one carrying the French flag, Friday, March 15, 2019 in Paris. Students worldwide are skipping class Friday to take to the streets to protest the...(AP Photo/Francois Mori). High school students demonstrate near the Pantheon monument, seen in background, one carrying the French flag, Friday, March 15, 2019 in Paris. Students worldwide are skipping class Friday to take to the streets to protest the...
    (AP Photo/Francois Mori). High school students demonstrate near the Pantheon monument, seen in background, one carrying the French flag, Friday, March 15, 2019 in Paris. Students worldwide are skipping class Friday to take to the streets to protest the...(AP Photo/Francois Mori). High school students demonstrate near the Pantheon monument, seen in background, one carrying the French flag, Friday, March 15, 2019 in Paris. Students worldwide are skipping class Friday to take to the streets to protest the...
    A day after worldwide student climate protests, families and activists are marching in France to force faster government action against global warming.More >>
    A day after worldwide student climate protests, families and activists are marching in France to force faster government action against global warming.More >>
  • Chile tests floating solar panels to power mine, save water

    Chile tests floating solar panels to power mine, save water

    Friday, March 15 2019 12:11 PM EDT2019-03-15 16:11:22 GMT
    Saturday, March 16 2019 2:24 PM EDT2019-03-16 18:24:19 GMT
    (AP Photo / Esteban Felix). An island of solar panels floats in a pond at the Los Bronces mining plant, about 65 kilometers (approximately 40 miles) from Santiago, Chile, Thursday, March 14, 2019. The island of solar panels could give purpose to mine r...(AP Photo / Esteban Felix). An island of solar panels floats in a pond at the Los Bronces mining plant, about 65 kilometers (approximately 40 miles) from Santiago, Chile, Thursday, March 14, 2019. The island of solar panels could give purpose to mine r...
    (AP Photo / Esteban Felix). An island of solar panels floats in a pond at the Los Bronces mining plant, about 65 kilometers (approximately 40 miles) from Santiago, Chile, Thursday, March 14, 2019. The island of solar panels could give purpose to mine r...(AP Photo / Esteban Felix). An island of solar panels floats in a pond at the Los Bronces mining plant, about 65 kilometers (approximately 40 miles) from Santiago, Chile, Thursday, March 14, 2019. The island of solar panels could give purpose to mine r...
    A floating island of solar panels is being tested in Chile as a way to generate clean energy and reduce water loss at mine operations, a cornerstone of the Andean country's economy that uses huge amounts of...More >>
    A floating island of solar panels is being tested in Chile as a way to generate clean energy and reduce water loss at mine operations, a cornerstone of the Andean country's economy that uses huge amounts of electricity and water.More >>
  • UN: Environment is deadly, worsening mess, but not hopeless

    UN: Environment is deadly, worsening mess, but not hopeless

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 6:11 AM EDT2019-03-13 10:11:09 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 7:02 PM EDT2019-03-15 23:02:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 file photo, Russ Lewis covers his eyes from a gust of wind and a blast of sand as Hurricane Florence approaches Myrtle Beach, S.C. According to a scientific report from the United Nations ...(AP Photo/David Goldman). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 file photo, Russ Lewis covers his eyes from a gust of wind and a blast of sand as Hurricane Florence approaches Myrtle Beach, S.C. According to a scientific report from the United Nations ...
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 file photo, Russ Lewis covers his eyes from a gust of wind and a blast of sand as Hurricane Florence approaches Myrtle Beach, S.C. According to a scientific report from the United Nations ...(AP Photo/David Goldman). FILE - In this Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 file photo, Russ Lewis covers his eyes from a gust of wind and a blast of sand as Hurricane Florence approaches Myrtle Beach, S.C. According to a scientific report from the United Nations ...
    A new UN report paints a dire picture of the environment with global warming, biodiversity loss, air and water pollution and more.More >>
    A new UN report paints a dire picture of the environment with global warming, biodiversity loss, air and water pollution and more.More >>
  • NASA's new rocket won't be ready for moon shot next year

    NASA's new rocket won't be ready for moon shot next year

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 12:11 PM EDT2019-03-13 16:11:18 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 6:05 PM EDT2019-03-15 22:05:31 GMT
    NASA's top official says the space agency's new rocket won't be ready for a launch next year to the moon.More >>
    NASA's top official says the space agency's new rocket won't be ready for a launch next year to the moon.More >>
  • Gene-edited food quietly arrives in restaurant cooking oil

    Gene-edited food quietly arrives in restaurant cooking oil

    Tuesday, March 12 2019 2:01 PM EDT2019-03-12 18:01:16 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 2:02 PM EDT2019-03-15 18:02:17 GMT
    A Midwestern restaurant is using cooking oil made from soybeans gene edited to be healthier and longer lasting.More >>
    A Midwestern restaurant is using cooking oil made from soybeans gene edited to be healthier and longer lasting.More >>
  • Teenage climate activist nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

    Teenage climate activist nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 11:51 AM EDT2019-03-13 15:51:23 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 12:13 PM EDT2019-03-15 16:13:52 GMT
    (Daniel Reinhardt/dpa via AP). Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg gestures as she attends a protest rally in Hamburg, Germany, Friday, March 1, 2019.(Daniel Reinhardt/dpa via AP). Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg gestures as she attends a protest rally in Hamburg, Germany, Friday, March 1, 2019.
    (Daniel Reinhardt/dpa via AP). Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg gestures as she attends a protest rally in Hamburg, Germany, Friday, March 1, 2019.(Daniel Reinhardt/dpa via AP). Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg gestures as she attends a protest rally in Hamburg, Germany, Friday, March 1, 2019.
    Three Norwegian lawmakers have nominated Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg, who has become a prominent voice in campaigns against climate change, for the Nobel Peace Prize.More >>
    Three Norwegian lawmakers have nominated Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg, who has become a prominent voice in campaigns against climate change, for the Nobel Peace Prize.More >>
  • Indian Ocean science mission recovers key underwater drone

    Indian Ocean science mission recovers key underwater drone

    Thursday, March 14 2019 6:41 AM EDT2019-03-14 10:41:06 GMT
    Friday, March 15 2019 11:44 AM EDT2019-03-15 15:44:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Keyton). Submersibles sent to recover an ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) lost off the coast of the tiny island of Alphonse Seychelles, Wednesday March 13, 2019. The previous day, an accident severed the cable connecting the drone to the...(AP Photo/David Keyton). Submersibles sent to recover an ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) lost off the coast of the tiny island of Alphonse Seychelles, Wednesday March 13, 2019. The previous day, an accident severed the cable connecting the drone to the...
    (AP Photo/David Keyton). Submersibles sent to recover an ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) lost off the coast of the tiny island of Alphonse Seychelles, Wednesday March 13, 2019. The previous day, an accident severed the cable connecting the drone to the...(AP Photo/David Keyton). Submersibles sent to recover an ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle) lost off the coast of the tiny island of Alphonse Seychelles, Wednesday March 13, 2019. The previous day, an accident severed the cable connecting the drone to the...
    Indian Ocean scientific mission recovers key underwater drone, to the relief of all.More >>
    Indian Ocean scientific mission recovers key underwater drone, to the relief of all.More >>
  • California agencies at odds over Colorado River drought plan

    California agencies at odds over Colorado River drought plan

    Tuesday, March 12 2019 2:11 AM EDT2019-03-12 06:11:33 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 9:25 PM EDT2019-03-15 01:25:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. A major southern California utility is pos...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. A major southern California utility is pos...
    (AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. A major southern California utility is pos...(AP Photo/John Locher, File). FILE - In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation Area in Arizona. A major southern California utility is pos...
    A major Southern California water agency is trying to push the state through a final hurdle in joining a larger plan to preserve a key river that serves 40 million people.More >>
    A major Southern California water agency is trying to push the state through a final hurdle in joining a larger plan to preserve a key river that serves 40 million people.More >>
  • Species by the dozen moved north during marine heatwaves

    Species by the dozen moved north during marine heatwaves

    Tuesday, March 12 2019 6:11 AM EDT2019-03-12 10:11:11 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 6:13 PM EDT2019-03-14 22:13:43 GMT
    (Jacqueline Sones via AP). This Sept. 12, 2015, photo provided by Jacqueline Sones shows a Janolus Nudibranch in Bodega Harbor, Calif. A new study reports that dozens of warm-weather species of sea slugs, jellyfish and other marine life migrated into t...(Jacqueline Sones via AP). This Sept. 12, 2015, photo provided by Jacqueline Sones shows a Janolus Nudibranch in Bodega Harbor, Calif. A new study reports that dozens of warm-weather species of sea slugs, jellyfish and other marine life migrated into t...
    (Jacqueline Sones via AP). This Sept. 12, 2015, photo provided by Jacqueline Sones shows a Janolus Nudibranch in Bodega Harbor, Calif. A new study reports that dozens of warm-weather species of sea slugs, jellyfish and other marine life migrated into t...(Jacqueline Sones via AP). This Sept. 12, 2015, photo provided by Jacqueline Sones shows a Janolus Nudibranch in Bodega Harbor, Calif. A new study reports that dozens of warm-weather species of sea slugs, jellyfish and other marine life migrated into t...
    A new study reports that dozens of warm-weather species of sea slugs, jellyfish and other marine life migrated into the Northern California region over an unusually long two-year period of severe heatwaves.More >>
    A new study reports that dozens of warm-weather species of sea slugs, jellyfish and other marine life migrated into the Northern California region over an unusually long two-year period of severe heatwaves.More >>
  • Blacks, Hispanics breathe more pollution than they make

    Blacks, Hispanics breathe more pollution than they make

    Monday, March 11 2019 3:21 PM EDT2019-03-11 19:21:27 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 4:35 PM EDT2019-03-14 20:35:28 GMT
    A new study looking at pollution and race, finds that minorities breathe more dangerous air than they are responsible for making.More >>
    A new study looking at pollution and race, finds that minorities breathe more dangerous air than they are responsible for making.More >>
  • New Mexico: Military needs to do more to clean up jet fuel

    New Mexico: Military needs to do more to clean up jet fuel

    Monday, March 11 2019 6:21 PM EDT2019-03-11 22:21:25 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 2:14 PM EDT2019-03-14 18:14:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan). FILE - This Aug. 7, 2014, image shows a contract employee watching a crews excavate contaminated soil at a site where millions of gallons of jet fuel leaked underground over decades at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquer...(AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan). FILE - This Aug. 7, 2014, image shows a contract employee watching a crews excavate contaminated soil at a site where millions of gallons of jet fuel leaked underground over decades at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquer...
    (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan). FILE - This Aug. 7, 2014, image shows a contract employee watching a crews excavate contaminated soil at a site where millions of gallons of jet fuel leaked underground over decades at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquer...(AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan). FILE - This Aug. 7, 2014, image shows a contract employee watching a crews excavate contaminated soil at a site where millions of gallons of jet fuel leaked underground over decades at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquer...
    New Mexico regulators say the U.S. Air Force has more cleanup to do after jet fuel spilled at a base bordering the state's largest city.More >>
    New Mexico regulators say the U.S. Air Force has more cleanup to do after jet fuel spilled at a base bordering the state's largest city.More >>
  • SpaceX crew capsule ends test flight with ocean splashdown

    SpaceX crew capsule ends test flight with ocean splashdown

    Friday, March 8 2019 2:55 AM EST2019-03-08 07:55:21 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 2:04 PM EDT2019-03-14 18:04:31 GMT
    SpaceX's slick new crew capsule undocks from International Space Station, heads toward an old-fashioned splashdown.More >>
    SpaceX's slick new crew capsule undocks from International Space Station, heads toward an old-fashioned splashdown.More >>
  • Seychelles science mission chases a wayward drone, in vain

    Seychelles science mission chases a wayward drone, in vain

    Wednesday, March 13 2019 3:41 PM EDT2019-03-13 19:41:23 GMT
    Thursday, March 14 2019 6:31 AM EDT2019-03-14 10:31:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Keyton). The manned submersible surfaces after dark after a failed mission to recover a stranded ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle), in the Indian Ocean near the Seychelles, Wednesday March 13, 2019. The previous day, an accident severed t...(AP Photo/David Keyton). The manned submersible surfaces after dark after a failed mission to recover a stranded ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle), in the Indian Ocean near the Seychelles, Wednesday March 13, 2019. The previous day, an accident severed t...
    (AP Photo/David Keyton). The manned submersible surfaces after dark after a failed mission to recover a stranded ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle), in the Indian Ocean near the Seychelles, Wednesday March 13, 2019. The previous day, an accident severed t...(AP Photo/David Keyton). The manned submersible surfaces after dark after a failed mission to recover a stranded ROV (Remotely Operated Vehicle), in the Indian Ocean near the Seychelles, Wednesday March 13, 2019. The previous day, an accident severed t...
    Seychelles science mission pauses to chase a wayward underwater drone, in vain.More >>
    Seychelles science mission pauses to chase a wayward underwater drone, in vain.More >>
  • Indian Ocean exploration makes historic undersea broadcast

    Indian Ocean exploration makes historic undersea broadcast

    Tuesday, March 12 2019 3:51 AM EDT2019-03-12 07:51:49 GMT
    Wednesday, March 13 2019 1:43 PM EDT2019-03-13 17:43:59 GMT
    (Nekton via AP). An image taken from video issued by Nekton shows a submersible from the vessel the Ocean Zephyr during a descent into the Indian Ocean off Alphonse Atoll near the Seychelles, Tuesday March 12, 2019. Members of the British-led Nekton re...(Nekton via AP). An image taken from video issued by Nekton shows a submersible from the vessel the Ocean Zephyr during a descent into the Indian Ocean off Alphonse Atoll near the Seychelles, Tuesday March 12, 2019. Members of the British-led Nekton re...
    (Nekton via AP). An image taken from video issued by Nekton shows a submersible from the vessel the Ocean Zephyr during a descent into the Indian Ocean off Alphonse Atoll near the Seychelles, Tuesday March 12, 2019. Members of the British-led Nekton re...(Nekton via AP). An image taken from video issued by Nekton shows a submersible from the vessel the Ocean Zephyr during a descent into the Indian Ocean off Alphonse Atoll near the Seychelles, Tuesday March 12, 2019. Members of the British-led Nekton re...
    Indian Ocean exploration mission makes historic live broadcast as scientific work underway.More >>
    Indian Ocean exploration mission makes historic live broadcast as scientific work underway.More >>
  • US regulators clear path for genetically modified salmon

    US regulators clear path for genetically modified salmon

    Friday, March 8 2019 5:15 PM EST2019-03-08 22:15:18 GMT
    Wednesday, March 13 2019 11:53 AM EDT2019-03-13 15:53:18 GMT
    Genetically modified salmon have cleared another hurdle to be sold in the U.S., but could still face legal challenges.More >>
    Genetically modified salmon have cleared another hurdle to be sold in the U.S., but could still face legal challenges.More >>
  • Scientists revise magnitude of recent Alaska earthquake

    Scientists revise magnitude of recent Alaska earthquake

    Friday, March 8 2019 7:05 PM EST2019-03-09 00:05:21 GMT
    Wednesday, March 13 2019 8:43 AM EDT2019-03-13 12:43:08 GMT
    Seismologists announced Friday the magnitude of Alaska's powerful Nov. 30 earthquake has been revised to 7.1 from the earlier magnitude 7.0.More >>
    Seismologists announced Friday the magnitude of Alaska's powerful Nov. 30 earthquake has been revised to 7.1 from the earlier magnitude 7.0.More >>
  • Rain brings 2nd California super bloom in 2 years

    Rain brings 2nd California super bloom in 2 years

    Friday, March 8 2019 1:15 AM EST2019-03-08 06:15:35 GMT
    Tuesday, March 12 2019 10:13 PM EDT2019-03-13 02:13:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull). In this Wednesday, March 6, 2019, photo, a man looks on amid wildflowers in bloom near Borrego Springs, Calif. Two years after steady rains sparked seeds dormant for decades under the desert floor to burst open and produce a sp...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull). In this Wednesday, March 6, 2019, photo, a man looks on amid wildflowers in bloom near Borrego Springs, Calif. Two years after steady rains sparked seeds dormant for decades under the desert floor to burst open and produce a sp...
    (AP Photo/Gregory Bull). In this Wednesday, March 6, 2019, photo, a man looks on amid wildflowers in bloom near Borrego Springs, Calif. Two years after steady rains sparked seeds dormant for decades under the desert floor to burst open and produce a sp...(AP Photo/Gregory Bull). In this Wednesday, March 6, 2019, photo, a man looks on amid wildflowers in bloom near Borrego Springs, Calif. Two years after steady rains sparked seeds dormant for decades under the desert floor to burst open and produce a sp...
    California experiencing second super bloom in two years thanks to winter rains; vivid purple, gold fields seen from mountain tops.More >>
    California experiencing second super bloom in two years thanks to winter rains; vivid purple, gold fields seen from mountain tops.More >>
  • Young humpback whale freed from fishing gear off Hawaii

    Young humpback whale freed from fishing gear off Hawaii

    Friday, March 8 2019 1:15 AM EST2019-03-08 06:15:20 GMT
    Tuesday, March 12 2019 2:44 PM EDT2019-03-12 18:44:09 GMT
    (Ed Lyman/NOAA Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary via AP). In this Wednesday, March 6, 2019 photo, provided by the NOAA Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, is an entangled subadult humpback whale that was f...(Ed Lyman/NOAA Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary via AP). In this Wednesday, March 6, 2019 photo, provided by the NOAA Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, is an entangled subadult humpback whale that was f...
    (Ed Lyman/NOAA Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary via AP). In this Wednesday, March 6, 2019 photo, provided by the NOAA Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, is an entangled subadult humpback whale that was f...(Ed Lyman/NOAA Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary via AP). In this Wednesday, March 6, 2019 photo, provided by the NOAA Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary, is an entangled subadult humpback whale that was f...
    Officials say a number of private boats helped a team of federal responders free a young humpback whale from heavy gauge fishing gear off Hawaii.More >>
    Officials say a number of private boats helped a team of federal responders free a young humpback whale from heavy gauge fishing gear off Hawaii.More >>
  • Explorers to send 1st live video broadcast from ocean depths

    Explorers to send 1st live video broadcast from ocean depths

    Saturday, March 9 2019 7:05 AM EST2019-03-09 12:05:07 GMT
    Tuesday, March 12 2019 2:23 PM EDT2019-03-12 18:23:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Keyton). Researchers conducted the first sea tests of a submersible crucial to the British-based Nekton Mission which will explore the Indian Ocean during a seven-week long science expedition. The submarine was launched from the Ocean Z...(AP Photo/David Keyton). Researchers conducted the first sea tests of a submersible crucial to the British-based Nekton Mission which will explore the Indian Ocean during a seven-week long science expedition. The submarine was launched from the Ocean Z...
    (AP Photo/David Keyton). Researchers conducted the first sea tests of a submersible crucial to the British-based Nekton Mission which will explore the Indian Ocean during a seven-week long science expedition. The submarine was launched from the Ocean Z...(AP Photo/David Keyton). Researchers conducted the first sea tests of a submersible crucial to the British-based Nekton Mission which will explore the Indian Ocean during a seven-week long science expedition. The submarine was launched from the Ocean Z...
    Explorers to send 1st live video broadcast from ocean depths by turning images into light.More >>
    Explorers to send 1st live video broadcast from ocean depths by turning images into light.More >>
  • Scientists discover different kind of killer whale off Chile

    Scientists discover different kind of killer whale off Chile

    Thursday, March 7 2019 3:45 PM EST2019-03-07 20:45:07 GMT
    Tuesday, March 12 2019 4:12 AM EDT2019-03-12 08:12:48 GMT
    (Paul Tixier/CEBC CNRS/MNHN Paris via AP). This undated photo provided by Paul Tixier in March 2019 shows a Type D killer whale. Scientists are waiting for test results from a tissue sample, which could give them the DNA evidence to prove the new type ...(Paul Tixier/CEBC CNRS/MNHN Paris via AP). This undated photo provided by Paul Tixier in March 2019 shows a Type D killer whale. Scientists are waiting for test results from a tissue sample, which could give them the DNA evidence to prove the new type ...
    (Paul Tixier/CEBC CNRS/MNHN Paris via AP). This undated photo provided by Paul Tixier in March 2019 shows a Type D killer whale. Scientists are waiting for test results from a tissue sample, which could give them the DNA evidence to prove the new type ...(Paul Tixier/CEBC CNRS/MNHN Paris via AP). This undated photo provided by Paul Tixier in March 2019 shows a Type D killer whale. Scientists are waiting for test results from a tissue sample, which could give them the DNA evidence to prove the new type ...
    Researchers find a new type of killer whale off Chile that doesn't look quite like the others.More >>
    Researchers find a new type of killer whale off Chile that doesn't look quite like the others.More >>
  • Chimps varied 'culture' matters for conservation, study says

    Chimps varied 'culture' matters for conservation, study says

    Thursday, March 7 2019 4:25 PM EST2019-03-07 21:25:27 GMT
    Tuesday, March 12 2019 2:12 AM EDT2019-03-12 06:12:07 GMT
    (Liran Samuni/Taï Chimpanzee Project via AP). In this undated photo provided by Liran Samuni, chimpanzees in the Taï National Park in the Ivory Coast vocalize with another group nearby. A study released on Thursday, March 6, 2019 highlights the diversi...(Liran Samuni/Taï Chimpanzee Project via AP). In this undated photo provided by Liran Samuni, chimpanzees in the Taï National Park in the Ivory Coast vocalize with another group nearby. A study released on Thursday, March 6, 2019 highlights the diversi...
    (Liran Samuni/Taï Chimpanzee Project via AP). In this undated photo provided by Liran Samuni, chimpanzees in the Taï National Park in the Ivory Coast vocalize with another group nearby. A study released on Thursday, March 6, 2019 highlights the diversi...(Liran Samuni/Taï Chimpanzee Project via AP). In this undated photo provided by Liran Samuni, chimpanzees in the Taï National Park in the Ivory Coast vocalize with another group nearby. A study released on Thursday, March 6, 2019 highlights the diversi...
    It's different strokes for different chimpanzees, according to a new study that highlights the diversity of chimp behavior - and argues it's worth protecting.More >>
    It's different strokes for different chimpanzees, according to a new study that highlights the diversity of chimp behavior - and argues it's worth protecting.More >>
  • School lessons targeted by climate change doubters

    School lessons targeted by climate change doubters

    Wednesday, March 6 2019 10:55 AM EST2019-03-06 15:55:16 GMT
    Monday, March 11 2019 6:24 PM EDT2019-03-11 22:24:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Branden Camp, File). FILE - In this June, 3, 2017, file photo, the sun sets behind Georgia Power's coal-fired Plant Scherer, one of the nation's top carbon dioxide emitters, in Juliette, Ga. As climate change becomes a hotter topic in America...(AP Photo/Branden Camp, File). FILE - In this June, 3, 2017, file photo, the sun sets behind Georgia Power's coal-fired Plant Scherer, one of the nation's top carbon dioxide emitters, in Juliette, Ga. As climate change becomes a hotter topic in America...
    (AP Photo/Branden Camp, File). FILE - In this June, 3, 2017, file photo, the sun sets behind Georgia Power's coal-fired Plant Scherer, one of the nation's top carbon dioxide emitters, in Juliette, Ga. As climate change becomes a hotter topic in America...(AP Photo/Branden Camp, File). FILE - In this June, 3, 2017, file photo, the sun sets behind Georgia Power's coal-fired Plant Scherer, one of the nation's top carbon dioxide emitters, in Juliette, Ga. As climate change becomes a hotter topic in America...
    As climate change becomes a hotter topic in American classrooms, politicians are pushing back against the scientific consensus that global warming is real and man-made.More >>
    As climate change becomes a hotter topic in American classrooms, politicians are pushing back against the scientific consensus that global warming is real and man-made.More >>
  • US just sloshed through the wettest winter on record

    US just sloshed through the wettest winter on record

    Wednesday, March 6 2019 4:05 PM EST2019-03-06 21:05:24 GMT
    Monday, March 11 2019 4:24 PM EDT2019-03-11 20:24:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 file photo, a man uses a paddle board to make his way through the flooded Barlow Market District in Sebastopol, Calif. On Wednesday, March 6, 2019, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Ad...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 file photo, a man uses a paddle board to make his way through the flooded Barlow Market District in Sebastopol, Calif. On Wednesday, March 6, 2019, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Ad...
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 file photo, a man uses a paddle board to make his way through the flooded Barlow Market District in Sebastopol, Calif. On Wednesday, March 6, 2019, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Ad...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). FILE - In this Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 file photo, a man uses a paddle board to make his way through the flooded Barlow Market District in Sebastopol, Calif. On Wednesday, March 6, 2019, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Ad...
    Federal weather officials say this winter was the wettest on record.More >>
    Federal weather officials say this winter was the wettest on record.More >>
  • Young Seychelles researcher offered surprise, historic dive

    Young Seychelles researcher offered surprise, historic dive

    Friday, March 8 2019 2:15 PM EST2019-03-08 19:15:17 GMT
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    (AP Photo/David Keyton). Stephanie Marie, a young scientist from the Seychelles, looks on before her trip in a submersible off the coast of the Seychelles, on Friday 8 March, 2019. A young scientist from the Seychelles has become the first known Seyche...(AP Photo/David Keyton). Stephanie Marie, a young scientist from the Seychelles, looks on before her trip in a submersible off the coast of the Seychelles, on Friday 8 March, 2019. A young scientist from the Seychelles has become the first known Seyche...
    (AP Photo/David Keyton). Stephanie Marie, a young scientist from the Seychelles, looks on before her trip in a submersible off the coast of the Seychelles, on Friday 8 March, 2019. A young scientist from the Seychelles has become the first known Seyche...(AP Photo/David Keyton). Stephanie Marie, a young scientist from the Seychelles, looks on before her trip in a submersible off the coast of the Seychelles, on Friday 8 March, 2019. A young scientist from the Seychelles has become the first known Seyche...
    Young Seychelles researcher makes surprise 1st dive to depth in nation's uncharted waters.More >>
    Young Seychelles researcher makes surprise 1st dive to depth in nation's uncharted waters.More >>
  • US plans end to wolf protections; critics say it's premature

    US plans end to wolf protections; critics say it's premature

    Wednesday, March 6 2019 10:55 AM EST2019-03-06 15:55:18 GMT
    Friday, March 8 2019 5:56 PM EST2019-03-08 22:56:49 GMT
    U.S. wildlife officials plan to lift protections for gray wolves across the Lower 48 states, a move certain to re-ignite the legal battle over a predator that's rebounding in some regions but absent in others.More >>
    U.S. wildlife officials plan to lift protections for gray wolves across the Lower 48 states, a move certain to re-ignite the legal battle over a predator that's rebounding in some regions but absent in others.More >>
  • Eyes in the sky: Heat-seeking drones used after tornado

    Eyes in the sky: Heat-seeking drones used after tornado

    Wednesday, March 6 2019 4:05 PM EST2019-03-06 21:05:22 GMT
    Friday, March 8 2019 5:27 PM EST2019-03-08 22:27:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). A truck, lower right, lies on its side in a neighborhood devastated by a tornado that saw multiple members of a family killed in Beauregard, Ala., Tuesday, March 5, 2019.(AP Photo/David Goldman). A truck, lower right, lies on its side in a neighborhood devastated by a tornado that saw multiple members of a family killed in Beauregard, Ala., Tuesday, March 5, 2019.
    (AP Photo/David Goldman). A truck, lower right, lies on its side in a neighborhood devastated by a tornado that saw multiple members of a family killed in Beauregard, Ala., Tuesday, March 5, 2019.(AP Photo/David Goldman). A truck, lower right, lies on its side in a neighborhood devastated by a tornado that saw multiple members of a family killed in Beauregard, Ala., Tuesday, March 5, 2019.
    Law enforcement officers used heat-seeking drones to search for survivors in the wreckage of the tornadoes that ravaged Alabama.More >>
    Law enforcement officers used heat-seeking drones to search for survivors in the wreckage of the tornadoes that ravaged Alabama.More >>
  • Nevada cites US warnings in bid to block plutonium shipments

    Nevada cites US warnings in bid to block plutonium shipments

    Wednesday, March 6 2019 1:45 PM EST2019-03-06 18:45:18 GMT
    Friday, March 8 2019 5:15 PM EST2019-03-08 22:15:25 GMT
    Nevada's latest bid to block incoming shipments of weapons-grade plutonium points to the U.S. Energy Department's own scientific warnings about the dangers of prematurely moving the highly radioactive material out...More >>
    Nevada's latest bid to block incoming shipments of weapons-grade plutonium points to the U.S. Energy Department's own scientific warnings about the dangers of prematurely moving the highly radioactive material out of South Carolina.More >>
  • Bad weather changes course of Indian Ocean exploration trip

    Bad weather changes course of Indian Ocean exploration trip

    Wednesday, March 6 2019 3:55 AM EST2019-03-06 08:55:56 GMT
    Friday, March 8 2019 1:17 AM EST2019-03-08 06:17:29 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Keyton). A submarine is launched from the Ocean Zephyr off the coast of Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles on Tuesday March 5, 2019. Scientists are about to set off on a mission to explore the depths of the Indian Ocean, one of the...(AP Photo/David Keyton). A submarine is launched from the Ocean Zephyr off the coast of Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles on Tuesday March 5, 2019. Scientists are about to set off on a mission to explore the depths of the Indian Ocean, one of the...
    (AP Photo/David Keyton). A submarine is launched from the Ocean Zephyr off the coast of Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles on Tuesday March 5, 2019. Scientists are about to set off on a mission to explore the depths of the Indian Ocean, one of the...(AP Photo/David Keyton). A submarine is launched from the Ocean Zephyr off the coast of Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles on Tuesday March 5, 2019. Scientists are about to set off on a mission to explore the depths of the Indian Ocean, one of the...
    Scientists begin quest to explore Indian Ocean depths, one of last great unexplored frontiers.More >>
    Scientists begin quest to explore Indian Ocean depths, one of last great unexplored frontiers.More >>
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