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The Power of Parks John Craighead passed away at the age of 100. John Craighead and his twin brother, Frank, were intrepid explorers and pioneering conservation biologists who helped reshape our scientific
Government scientists say there's a simple explanation for the surge in starving sea lion pups along the Southern California coast: Their mothers can't find enough nutritious food. The high-fat, high-calorie
Singapore-based photographer Nicky Bay constantly has his camera lens focused on the micro-world, shooting the minuscule details that he finds in the arthropod community. Exposing insects, spiders and
By Sarah Kaplan Sarah Kaplan Reporter for Speaking of Science Email Bio Follow There is a lot of plastic in the world’s oceans. It coagulates into great floating “garbage patches” that cover large swaths
It's true: My coffee grounds—and your coffee grounds—are very happy in the compost, which is where I dump them every day, brown paper filter and all. (And then, thanks to the New York City greenmarket
Pinterest has the early scoop on what you'll be doing outside this spring. It may still be cold outside, but we have a confession: We've already been filling our "gardening" Pinterest board with new ideas.
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[Photographs: Nila Jones, Alexandra Penfold, Lauren Weisenthal] In the midst of a summer heat wave, the last thing I want to do is turn on my oven to bake. But a sweet tooth knows no season, and all those
We've got awesome moves for when you have very little time to exercise. Best news ever: Even quickie workouts have plenty of benefits. (Science says so!) Knock out one—or all—of these drills faster than
You can’t spot-reduce, but that doesn’t mean you’re sh*t out of luck. Let's get something out of the way first: There’s nothing you can do to spot-reduce fat on your thighs—or anywhere on your body, TBH.
Travel Grand Teton > Yellowstone > Glacier Gateway Airport: Jackson, Wyoming Explore the three crown jewels of the Northern Rockies on this tour spanning some of the continent’s most stunning alpine scenery
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