Environment

The "acqua alta," or high waters, have flooded the city three times in less than a week.
“The gay couple are looking after the egg very well," said a zookeeper at the Netherlands' DierenPark Amersfoort.
Some accused the model of hypocrisy for promoting polar bear conservation while working with a company that uses real fur for its coats.
From footwear to coffee, there's something in this gift guide for every kind of guy.
Travel blogger Jessica Nabongo saw the effects of plastic pollution all over the world.
A regional council member in the Italian city pointed out the sad irony in a Facebook post.
Robert Rising, known to his clients as “the black lumberjack,” is dedicated to saving fallen trees and creating furniture out of rescued wood. Rising also seeks to break stereotypes around lumberjacks, and he mentors younger people of color who want to be part of an industry that often boxes them out.
The cows managed to swim five miles to a barrier island where they lived off the land.
How to live a more sustainable lifestyle, one product swap at a time.
Heatwaves, drought, wildfires and infectious disease threaten to undermine decades of gains in global public health.
The existence of the silver-backed chevrotain has been scientifically confirmed for the first time since 1907.
Some cities and states are trying to protect our night sky "for the health and wellbeing for all living things.”
Mayor Luigi Brugnaro said he would declare a state of disaster after the city was hit by the devastating high tide, which peaked at over 6 feet on Tuesday.
"We sail for Europe tomorrow morning!" the 16-year-old activist said after securing a ride across the Atlantic.
A whale filmed playing with a rugby ball is Hvaldimir, the beluga in Norway some speculate escaped from the Russian military.
11 orcas and dozens of belugas have been released from a miserable holding facility, though some experts say the way they were freed may put them at risk.
The creators of Indlovu Gin say an amazing variety of botanicals” can be found in elephant feces.
The proposal could help undo some of the damage the Trump EPA has done.
If the rule is finalized, “it would be one of the most damaging and far-reaching policy changes enacted by the administration," experts have warned.