| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:55 PM
BROWARD COUNTY (Multiple Locations)
BROWARD COLLEGE KIDS AND TEENS SUMMER COLLEGE
Multiple locations in Broward County
Multiple locations in Broward County...
| Feb 25, 2014
The Pennsylvania Legislature is threatening to merge the Pennsylvania Game Commission with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission and take away their power to list or delist threatened and endangered species.
Sportsmen don't like it when hunting and...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The skinny rings of ancient giant sequoias and foxtail pines hold a lesson that Californians are learning once again this winter: It can get very dry, sometimes for a single parched year, sometimes for withering decades.
Drought has settled over the...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Say you are a large group of vacation-seekers. Your ages span from toddler to senior. Your interests range from walking to golfing to biking to reading to sitting on a patio fringed with pine trees and enjoying a nice glass of pinot noir.
Party of 20,...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 11:37 AM
When I was first hired in 2003 to teach English courses at the Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC), I was startled to learn that community college employees in Maryland didn't have the statewide right to collective bargaining. Having recently...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Eureka Dunes, a towering expanse of shifting slopes wedged between weathered mountains in the Mojave Desert, had a reputation as a campground, an off-road vehicle course and a home to a few plant species found no place else on Earth.
In the late 1970s,...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 12:13 PM
Thanks to the Internet, television documentaries and increased school-curriculum emphasis on the natural world and humanity's place in it, kids these days know a lot about animals — and they can learn a lot more in summer camp programs at Central...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:24 AM
If you’ve ever wanted to hug an elephant, today’s the day — March 3 is the very first World Wildlife Day designated by the UN ito try to thwart the illegal global trafficking in wildlife.
Especially at risk? Elephants, for their ivory....
| Mar 1, 2014
| 10:00 AM
IVANPAH VALLEY, Calif.— The day begins early at the Ivanpah solar power plant.
Long before the sun rises, computers aim five square miles of mirrors to reflect the first rays of dawn onto one of three 40-story towers rising above the desert floor....
| Mar 4, 2014
Between people talking trout and turkeys last weekend, the Agri-Plex at the Allentown Fairgrounds was the place to be to get excited about the upcoming fishing and hunting seasons.
From seminars on using flintlock and inline rifles for hunting, wild...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:40 PM
This post has been corrected, as indicated below.
Environmentalists took a new step Thursday in a decades-long dispute by filing a lawsuit against federal agencies that gave permission for construction of a community of 60,000 residents along the last...