Plants need water—but what about when it's running low? Is it possible to use less water and still have healthy crops?
The average hippo weighs more than 3,000 pounds and consumes about 100 pounds of vegetation daily. This naturally results in large quantities of dung being deposited into the rivers and lakes where hippos spend their days.
Non-migratory songbirds could be under threat from a warming climate, according to the findings of a 15-year study.
Dozens of potentially habitable planets have been discovered outside our solar system, and many more are awaiting detection.
Effective conservation for long-distance migrants requires knowing what's going on with them year-round—not just when they're in North America during the breeding season. A new study from The Condor: Ornithological Applications ...
Seasonal changes in turbulence and nutrient availability are shown to shape microbial communities in the Red Sea. "A lot of the marine ecosystem is ultimately based on how microbes live and what they're doing," explains research ...
Puerto Rico lost electricity again on April 18, seven months after Hurricane Maria first knocked out the island's power grid. For people in some remote rural areas, the blackout was more of the same. Their power had yet to ...
Smartphones have forever changed our lives. They also have forever changed the experience of the all-important high school ritual of going to the prom.
Harvey, Irma, Maria and Nate are storm names that don't bear repeating.
New research from Florida State University scientists has found that urban areas throughout the Florida peninsula are experiencing shorter, increasingly intense wet seasons relative to underdeveloped or rural areas.