Environment

A Bald Eagle Ice Skating Is Just What We All Need

First, Lake Winnipesaukee. Then the Winter Olympics. A bald eagle turned the awkward pursuit of a morsel on the frozen New Hampshire lake into a...

Celebrating The Trailblazing Black Women Shaping U.S. History In Real Time

This week, “And THAT’S That” kicks off Women’s History Month with a discussion about trailblazing Black women, and we make sure to include...

The Charming Documentary Where Truffle-Hunting Dogs Are The Stars

When Michael Dweck and Gregory Kershaw decided to make a documentary about the secretive world of Italian truffles, they asked a local trattoria...

John Kerry Laments ‘4 Terribly Lost Years’ Of Climate Change Setbacks Under Trump

John Kerry, special envoy for climate in the Biden administration, addressed the environmental challenges facing the U.S. in an interview with Rolling Stone,...

Great Apes At San Diego Zoo Become First Of Their Kind To Receive COVID-19 Vaccine

Several orangutans and bonobos at the San Diego Zoo are being celebrated as the world’s first great apes to receive a COVID-19 vaccine...

The World’s Largest Intact Forest Is In Danger. Here’s How To Save It.

Iris Catholique has lived for 30 years in what is now the Thaidene Nëné Indigenous Protected Area. Straddling the tree line between the...

Susan Collins Will Vote For Interior Secretary Nominee Deb Haaland

Sen. Susan Collins (Maine) will vote to confirm interior secretary nominee Deb Haaland, making her the first GOP senator to publicly support President...

The World Finally Started Cutting Climate Pollution. Now It Needs To Multiply That By 10.

Before COVID-19, many countries started slashing emissions, but those reductions require a tenfold increase to keep warming in a relatively safe range, a...

Wild Australian Sheep Gets Sheared Of 78 Pounds Of Wool

(Reuters) - A wild and ailing sheep found in a forest in Australia, named Baarack by rescuers, has yielded a fleece weighing more...

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The provinces might get their health funding boost — with strings attached

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister said Thursday that when it comes to funding for health care, the provinces aren't looking for the federal government...

NASA names Perseverance rover’s Mars touchdown site ‘Octavia E. Butler Landing’

The Perseverance rover's Red Planet touchdown site has been renamed for Octavia E. Butler, the noted African American science fiction author.NASA announced they...

The ‘Lamborghini’ of Chariots Was Just Unearthed Near Pompeii

Archaeologists in Italy have unearthed an elaborately decorated, intact four-wheeled ceremonial chariot near the ruins of the Roman city of Pompeii, famously...