Genetic Tests Confirm 100-Year-Old Giant Galápagos Tortoise is Member of “Extinct” Species

May 27, 2021 at 10:51 pm

The giant tortoise found on Fernandina Island last year is in fact a member of a species thought-to-be extinct for 112 years

Man Builds Raft To Save “Unluckiest” Swan’s Eggs From Flooding River

May 26, 2021 at 3:24 pm

After watching a swan lose her eggs to rising tides for 10 years, this man moved her nest onto a raft so she could finally become a mother



Farmers are Giving Up the Fight Against “Invasive Weeds” and Selling Them to Chefs and CSAs

May 22, 2021 at 11:43 am

If you can’t beat ’em, eat ’em! Did you know Japanese knotweed and pokeweed shoots are delicious and medicinal?

Costa Rica has Doubled its Forest Cover in Past 30 Years

May 20, 2021 at 1:35 pm

While many countries like Brazil and the U.S. are still deforesting at a dangerous pace, Costa Rica is on the mend!

Native American Tribe Reintroduces Condors to Pacific Northwest for First Time in 100 Years

May 19, 2021 at 12:31 am

The prehistoric birds are bouncing back from a population of only 22 in the 1980s!

Farmed Salmon is Actually Grey. The Pink Coloring is Added. And 70% of Salmon is Farmed.

May 17, 2021 at 2:47 pm

You may lose your appetite for salmon for a while when you learn 70% of it is not actually “salmon” colored

Pee On (Or Near) Your Plants and Never Use Chemical Fertilizer Again

May 13, 2021 at 5:21 pm

A year’s worth of urine is enough to fertilize a year’s worth of food, researchers say

Gates-Funded GMO Mosquitoes Released in United States for First Time

May 10, 2021 at 11:24 am

Scientists have inserted a “killer gene” into male mosquitos that produces non-viable offspring in any females they mate with.

Stop Forcing Kids To Keep Their Shoes On, And Take Yours Off Too

May 6, 2021 at 1:03 am

Rubber-soled shoes are separating us from Earth’s healing “vibes,” literally. Plus, they deform kids’ feet and hinder brain development.