Hawaiian Group Breaks World Record with Biggest Ocean Plastic Cleanup Ever

June 30, 2020 at 4:46 pm




The Ocean Voyages Institute just removed over 100 tons of plastic waste from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Raccoon Breaks Into High School Vending Machine

June 30, 2020 at 3:57 pm




A black-masked bandit caught in the biggest heist of his career

Senate Passes Great American Outdoors Act to Fund National Parks’ Maintenance Backlog

June 29, 2020 at 2:33 pm




Bill requires oil and renewable energy industries to give half the profits they make on public lands to national parks and land conservation

Barcelona Opera House Reopens for a Packed Audience – of Plants

June 28, 2020 at 8:33 pm




Since they couldn’t play for humans, a string quartet serenaded an opera house full of plants

Scotland Outlaws the Shooting of Seals by Fish Farms

June 28, 2020 at 7:25 pm




Fisheries now face major fines and imprisonment if caught killing our fin-footed friends

Santa Cruz Forced to Reopen Beaches Because “The People Aren’t Willing to Be Governed Anymore”

June 27, 2020 at 5:31 pm




The police couldn’t keep people off California beaches, so they gave up!

“Wavy Walls” Use Fewer Bricks than Straight Ones

June 25, 2020 at 7:55 pm




It actually takes fewer bricks to build a wavy wall than a straight one because you only need one layer

Swan Dies of a “Broken Heart” After Pranksters Smash Her Eggs with Bricks

June 25, 2020 at 4:04 pm





Swan found dead slumped over empty nest with no apparent injury other than a broken heart

Potato Planter with Door Allows Easy Access to Spuds

June 24, 2020 at 7:17 pm




Take a sneak peek at your potatoes, and harvest without hurting the plant, with this DIY planter box

 

20,000-Year-Old Armadillo Shells the Size of Volkswagen Beetles Found in Argentina

June 23, 2020 at 6:37 pm




Farmer finds dinosaur-sized armadillo shells in dry riverbed