Archive: 10/14/2010

Code RED for biodiversity

While not an outright failure, a 2010 goal set by the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) for staunching the loss of the world's species fell far short of expectations for "The International Year of Biodiversity."

Oct 14, 2010 3 / 5 (2) 0

Crew circles North Pole in one summer

A trimaran sailing boat circled the North Pole in a single summer season, a feat made possible by global warming and the melting of the Arctic ice cap, the boat's international crew said Thursday.

Oct 14, 2010 2.8 / 5 (4) 2