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Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:51:00 -0500Forecasters are making the chilly prediction that much of the northern United States could see frigid weather next week similar to the life-threatening lows the polar vortex brought in 2014. Havovi Cooper reports.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 12:01:00 -0500The number of giraffes have declined by as much as 40 percent since the 1980s driven by illegal hunting and an expansion of farmland in Africa, according to the Red List of endangered species.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:38:00 -0500Inspired by the blue crayfish's ability to rapidly build its shell using a unique form of calcium, an Israeli company says it could help develop treatments for various diseases. Rinat Harash has more.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:25:00 -0500A strong earthquake killed at least 93 people in Aceh province on Wednesday, as hospitals struggle to cope with the influx of injured.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 03:52:00 -0500Qatari farmers are refusing to let the country's desert soil stop them producing food, with one company opting to make their own fertile soil to grow mushrooms. Stuart McDill has more.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:04:00 -0500Floods in Thailand have killed 14 people and badly affected southern holiday islands as the country heads into the December-January high season for tourism.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 05:18:00 -0500Researchers at the universities of Newcastle and Northumbria want to render traditional building foundations obsolete. They're working on engineering individual cells that react to changes in the environment and strengthen the soil around them, potentially making concrete-filled trenches unnecessary. Jim Drury reports.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:25:00 -0500A pregnant dolphin is rescued from a baited drumline and returned to the ocean by a Sea World rescue team in Queensland.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 16:59:00 -0500Mexico's Biosphere Reserve opens for tourist visits as the monarch migration season picks up, but conservationists aren't estimating how many of the threatened orange and black butterflies there are just yet. Gavino Garay reports.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 17:38:00 -0500Bei Bei, the youngest panda at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C., is recovering from emergency surgery to remove an obstruction in his bowel. Diane Hodges reports.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 11:17:00 -0500Iraqi workers near Mosul risk raging flames, toxic smoke and booby traps to extinguish burning oil wells that Islamic State militants set ablaze when they were driven out of the Qayyara oil fields. Mana Rabiee reports.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 11:46:00 -0500Light therapy could help avoid colony collapse disorder in bees, which some scientists say threatens much of the world's food supply. British scientists are developing a simple, inexpensive infrared light treatment that could reinvigorate ailing colonies. The research also offers hope for people suffering from early stage macular degeneration. Jim Drury reports.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 14:30:00 -0500Researchers observe wild chimpanzees using long branches to 'fish' for algae, displaying problem-solving skills to reach the nutrient-rich food source growing on the stream beds in Bakoun, Guinea. Jillian Kitchener reports.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:55:00 -0500In unusually frank remarks, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry urges countries to treat climate change as an urgent threat despite the uncertainty he says has been created by the election of Donald Trump. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:23:00 -0500Rats have been filmed using tools to retrieve food in a Japanese laboratory. As Nathan Frandino explains, it's the first time rodents have been shown demonstrating tool use.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 10:30:00 -0500A wild bear who was kept in a padlocked cage in an amusement park in Vlora has been rescued by an animal rights organization, as authorities try to put an end to the country's rampant bear captivity.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 18:12:00 -0500A new frog species of frog called "Uperoleia mahonyi", and dubbed Mahony's Toadlet has been discovered by a biologist near Australia's Newcastle Airport. Jillian Kitchener reports.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 10:11:00 -0500Pee-power could be the clean energy source of the future, according to a Mexican scientist. Roselle Chen reports.
Sun, 13 Nov 2016 04:07:00 -0500A bushfire is threatening homes in west Sydney as fire crews battle to control the blaze.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 21:44:00 -0500Singer and songwriter Leonard Cohen has died at the age of 82, according to a post on his official Facebook page.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 13:08:00 -0500New Delhi struggles with its worst pollution levels for nearly 20 years that health officials warn, are up to 30 times higher than safe limits. Mana Rabiee reports.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 11:51:00 -0500Scientists have built a prototype for a device that allows the public to grow plant cells for food in your own kitchen. Roselle Chen reports.
Sun, 06 Nov 2016 05:12:00 -0500A Bolivian town has successfully used the local farming community to boost once dwindling numbers of llamas, by encouraging farmers to breed the iconic Andean animal for wool. Roselle Chen reports.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 04:26:00 -0400Two more elephants have been fitted with radio collars in Kenya to track their movements in a scheme to stop them coming into conflict with humans. Paul Chapman reports.