Scientists have linked a warmer climate to a 70 percent increase in unhealthy summertime ozone levels.
"Fumo" emits happy beeps and blipping lights anytime it's fed a cigarette butt.
Researchers say they were "shocked" to find so much plastic, glass, and fishing equipment all over the seafloor.
Everybody wants to get out of Illinois and Connecticut, it seems, and nobody wants to leave Montana.
The Bay Area's online shoppers also show a rabid desire for toilet paper, protein powder, and (uhm) mayonnaise.
This year there was a typical pattern of quake activity up until the end of March, and then things went bonkers.
But they're not alone: roughly half the nation lives with unhealthy concentrations of ozone or particulate pollution.
Researchers have linked the polluted run-off from cities to hormonal problems in chicks.
A buffet of body checking, face plants, and butt-on-head brutality.
A space-based animation shows how fierce storms are sowing destruction over the South.
This tool shows how far you can travel in 10 minutes in ghostly splotches and tendrils.
It's said to be the largest sandstorm to hit northern China in 10 years.
When it comes to getting a visa approved, it helps if you work in the finance sector.
It's probably either because you're an opinionated loudmouth or just boring.
Wearable technology continues to get weirder with these GPS-guided "vibrotactile" sneakers.
The massive response to the deadly accident is so bright that it shines like a little city.
Here are a few short films about the hard-working construction crews who dispose of your trash.
A comprehensive look at which parts of the world have suffered historically large quakes.
A look at one of humanity's worst oil calamities from one of its most renowned documentarians.