Who could forget, back in 2009, the launch of the "Best Job in the World"? The campaign by Tourism Queensland generated global interest in the Sunshine State and the role of park ranger and "caretaker"
Changing Planet Photo courtesy of Wolcott Henry We once believed that the ocean was too big to fail, that we could take out as much fish, and dump in as much trash, debris and pollution as we wished. we
Changing Planet World leaders will start the year at Half Moon Bay at the World Ocean Summit. Photograph from iStock. The United Nations says 1998 was the Year of the Ocean, but I beg to differ. I’m fairly
There's no shortage of lovely places in Palau, but perhaps none as remarkable as Nikko Bay. It's a patch of turquoise water tucked inside a ring of tropical jungle in this tiny Western Pacific island And
Researchers found the aborted twins floating in a lagoon in Baja California on Sunday. Scientists made an unexpected discovery on January 5 when they found the bodies of two conjoined gray whale calves
After decades of wondering what starfish use their eyes for, scientists see some light. Update, February 7, 2018: This story has been updated with information on the 2018 study on deep-sea starfish in
The largest giant squid recorded by scientists measured 43 feet (12 meters) long, according to Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History. An image of a monster 160-foot-long (49-meter-long) giant