Being Gullah or Geechee, Once Looked Down On, Now a Treasured Heritage
The Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor links historic African-American communities in four southern coastal states.
Stinkbugs Have Spread to 41 States; Can We Stop Them?
Scientists are looking to parasitic wasps to control brown marmorated stinkbugs, which have now spread to 41 U.S. states.
Search Widens for Nepal Blizzard Survivors
Rescue teams have found dozens of missing trekkers in Nepal, even as the death toll mounts from the week''s deadly blizzard.
Two Years After Hurricane Sandy Hit the U.S., What Lessons Can We Learn From the Deadly Storm?
In an era of extreme weather, we have to keep the risk of weather disasters in the front of our minds, author says.
Opinion: Yes, We Can Solve the Problem of Hunger
Building community is the best way to make sure people get enough to eat, says the fashion designer.
4 Places Where Hunters Are Working to Protect Game Animals
In Washington State, North Dakota, South Carolina, and the western U.S., hunters and fishermen are working to ensure the survival of the very species they target.
In Texas, the Art and Science of Building a Better Cow
Can animal geneticists breed-or clone-a cow that will taste great and have a smaller environmental hoofprint too?
Dozen or More Feared Dead in Himalayan Blizzard and Avalanches
Disaster struck on on the Annapurna hiking circuit, which is popular with casual hikers.
Opinion: Want to Make a Dent in World Hunger? Build Better Roads
The absence of quality roads leads to hunger, poverty, political instability, and even terrorism.
Can Egypt''s Crisis Help Clean Energy Gain Traction?Stories 1 - 10 of 279
Mired in a debilitating energy crisis, Egypt looks to wind and solar as the answer to some of its longtime woes. But will it work?