As machinery replaces human hands, agriculture is losing touch with the land it depends upon.

March 20, 2015

The idea that some species stopped evolving eons ago is going extinct.

March 19, 2015

The UK is culling invasive American ducks because native quackers prefer to mate with the more-attractive introduced species.

March 17, 2015

For the celebrated primatologist Jane Goodall, ending poverty and conserving wildlife are a package deal.

March 16, 2015

A disagreement over how to handle climate change on the Outer Banks is putting the islands' future at risk.

March 13, 2015

The term "Anthropocene" is trending, but the name hasn’t yet been accepted as part of the geological timescale.

March 12, 2015

Trouble finding an affordable house in the Bay Area? This guy’s solution is to move into a shipping container.

March 11, 2015

We could radically cut fossil fuel emissions and shift to renewable energy. So why don’t we?

March 10, 2015

Global resistance is beginning to erode the fossil fuel industry in a visible way—but the fight is far from over.

March 09, 2015

Can we override our cultural fear of creepy crawlies—and start protecting them?

March 06, 2015