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Abandoned Florida panther kitten gets new home in state park

1 / 4<p>A seven-month-old Florida panther named Yuma<p>A seven-month-old Florida panther named Yuma chews on a stick in his new home at Ellie Schiller …

Why California's Plastic Bag Ban Might Backfire

This story originally appeared on CNBC<p>Lightweight, ubiquitous and much maligned, the plastic bag is under fire.<p>Its role in pollution has sparked a statewide ban in California, but this good-intentioned measure could have unforeseen consequences.<p>As part of the ban, grocers and pharmacies can no …

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How Humans Are Causing Lethal Tumors on Endangered Sea Turtles

A team of scientists from Duke University, the University of Hawaii and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) discovered that …

West African Inventor Makes a $100 3D Printer From E-Waste

Kodjo Afate Gnikou, a resourceful inventor from Togo in West Africa, has made a $100 3D printer which he constructed from parts he scrounged from …

Why Do American Alligators Attack People, but Crocodiles Don’t?

The <i>Orlando Sentinel</i> reported last month that a 300-pound crocodile died while being captured in Florida, after it apparently bit a swimming couple in …

Artist's insane swarm of animal cutouts spring from 1,200 recycled books

The increasing popularity of e-readers have prompted observers to sound the death knell for paper books; yet, many of us still find an irreplaceable</i> …