Tar-sands pipeline construction in Canada was halted over concerns about the habitat of endangered beluga whales.
A reader asks about faux snow. Umbra says only the sheep should be flocking.
That means 96 percent of global palm oil production is now committed to better practices. Next step: making sure the promises are kept.
E.O. Wilson discusses his new book, religion, and robots.
The noted biologist and public intellectual had some surprising answers to your questions.
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$800,000 for food-system improvements may be peanuts on a federal scale, but even peanuts can make a difference at the local level.
Fracking company Baker Hughes painted 1,000 drill bits pink to support the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Yep: no hypocrisy there.
Intelligence Squared takes on a contentious issue in a clear way, and the resulting video makes for a great primer on GMOs.
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