A reader frets that her future mother-in-law wants to cook the poultry in plastic. Umbra advises her to keep the peas.
The Nature Conservancy opened the world's first artificial cave for hibernating bats. Cool, right? Also, a little worrisome.
Fort Lauderdale, a town known for yachts and oceanfront second homes, has some tough decisions ahead as climate change laps at its door.
A Merck drug used to treat elephantiasis may be the best bed-bug killer out there.
Hankering for a Twinkie? The Hostess with the mostess shows you how to make your own.
Could Occupy Wall Street's "People's Bailout" be scaled up to bail out the environment?
The Department of Agriculture is doling out grants to build connections between schools and nearby farmers.
Last Saturday morning, more than a quarter of Texas's power came from wind.
Pretty soon we won't even have to bathe. We'll just walk around in our odor-absorbing clothes, giggling to ourselves that no one knows how disgusting we are.