As lemur populations drop, the importance of their droppings to Madagascar’s rainforest health rises.
A university student has discovered a virus that searches out and destroys bacteria ravaging honey bee hives.
Scientists are developing technology mimicking intricate root systems to monitor pollution and improve food safety.
New technology is being developed to map the world’s forests, giving policymakers a better idea of how much carbon they really hold.
Scientists predict up to a 50 percent chance of a mega-drought in the American West this century—and it’s almost certain we’ll be hit with a decade-long dry spell.
A new report says poaching is financing terrorist groups, while disappearing fish stocks are spurring violent crime.
Could venom from an Australian funnel web spider be the key to solving Colony Collapse Disorder?
Almost half of crops can spoil after harvest, but one company is developing solar thermal technology to keep them cold before going to market.
Disturbing ancient soils deep beneath Midwestern lands could release huge amounts of carbon, a study shows.
Electric roads emerging in South Korea and Sweden could bring a whole new meaning to sustainable infrastructure.