Daniel Fernandez

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This huge walrus gathering in Alaska was caused by Global Warming

THERE IS SO MUCH ABOUT GLOBAL WARMING that I still don’t know. But when over 35,000 walruses gather in the same spot, because they don’t have enough …

Can Genetic Engineering Save the Florida Orange?

Genetically modified oranges might save Florida's blighted groves—if Americans will drink the juice.<p>Citrus greening, the plague that could wipe out Florida's $9 billion orange industry, begins with the touch of a jumpy brown bug on a sun-kissed leaf.<p>From there, the bacterial disease incubates in …

ForceChange

Petitions:<p>A dog endured horrendous suffering and had to be euthanized after she was given a botched spaying surgery. Investigators found the dog …

Myanmar's Tourism Boom Endangers Fragile Ecosystems

The country has opened its doors to tourism and all that goes with it: hotel construction, pollution, waste—and perhaps ecosystem loss.<p>The morning sun shoots rays over the tops of the steep hills surrounding Inle Lake that pierce the mist rising from the waters. Egrets and coots glint white in the …

Human-Caused Climate Change Worsened Heat Waves in 2013, Study Says

The climate connection to storms and droughts is less clear.<p>A new report attributes heat waves around the world in 2013 to human-caused climate change, but finds the link between climate change and other extreme weather events—including the California drought—to be much less certain.<p>The …