“Ecological air conditioning” keeps species cool for now, but it won’t last

Bad news. Bad, bad news.

Common jellyfish is actually two distinct species

It took us 175 years to spot the difference.

NASA records 20 years of changing seasons in new global map

The ebb of the 20 years worth of seasons condensed in 2.5 minutes.

Male dolphins give gifts and employ wingmen to impress the ladies

Being really smart doesn’t stop you from acting dumb when you’re in love.

Scientists ‘reclone’ world’s first cloned dog

They want to see if there are any health hazards to cloning.

8,000 years old rock art in Saudi Arabia documents the earliest known use of dog leashes

Woof.

This startup plans to end rhino poaching by counterfeiting illegal goods — and it could work

3D printed fake horns could drive the poachers out of a job.

These sharks thrive in a real-life underwater volcano

Yes, these sharks live inside a volcano.

Owning a dog significantly lowers risk of premature death, especially in people living alone

Owing a doggo seems to our health well.

Trump Administration reverses ban on African ivory

Even when you’d think he couldn’t possibly stoop any lower, there he is, defying all odds.

What ‘left-handed’ fish can teach us about asymetrical brains

This little fish might teach us how handedness appeared.

BMW pledges to 100% renewable power by 2020, at COP23

BMW is going green-er!

How greenhouse gas emissions would drop if all Americans went vegan

The positive impact on the environment is significant but at the cost of the population’s health.

NASA captures close-up of one of largest iceberg in history to split off Antarctica

Pretty and disturbing at the same time.

At climate talks, Canada steps up while the US steps down

There’s no such thing as clean coal.

Natural World Heritage sites threatened by climate change doubled in the past 3 years

Our planet’s most valuable ‘natural jewels’ might disappear if we don’t do something about it.

Humanity gets its second Warning: We’re crippling the planet

We need to take corrective measures fast or we risk losing the only home we’ve ever known.

After three flat-line years, global carbon emissions are back on the rise

A sign that far more ambitious action is required in order to avoid runaway climate change.

Europe will get 10,000 EV charging points and an ‘electric highway’ to connect Italy to Norway by 2020

Old world, new tricks.

Italian Parliament votes to ban animals from circuses

Good news from Italy!