By Makini Brice | Jan 17, 2013 03:14 PM EST
The health of trees in your neighborhood can affect your risk for developing cardiovascular and respiratory illnesses.
By Makini Brice | Dec 20, 2012 01:17 PM EST
If you want to eat well and minimize your impact on the environment, one study suggests that you should eat bugs.
By Amber Moore | Dec 12, 2012 09:56 AM EST
Parents who work near diesel powered equipment like cars, trucks and generators may have kids who are at higher risk of developing brain tumor.
By Makini Brice | Nov 30, 2012 01:24 PM EST
A study has found that the clean-up mission appears to have made the BP oil spill disaster even worse.
By Christine Hsu | Nov 29, 2012 09:45 AM EST
More than a third of all sofas in the USA are believed to contain potential toxic material that can be dangerous for people to inhale as furniture foam breaks down into dust.
By Christine Hsu | Oct 09, 2012 02:12 PM EDT
Slime molds use a type of spatial "memory" to navigate through a maze to find food, despite lacking a brain.
By Christine Hsu | Sep 28, 2012 03:25 PM EDT
Exposure to a common weed-killer may increase the risk of a rare nasal birth defect, according to a new study.
By Makini Brice | Sep 27, 2012 12:26 PM EDT
More than 100 million people will die from climate change and carbon emissions, a dire report by humanitarian organization DARA says.
By Amber Moore | Sep 11, 2012 09:46 AM EDT
A new study says that cutting down on red and processed meat would shrink the carbon footprint by about 28 million tons a year plus reduce chronic diseases by 3 to 12 percent in the UK.
By Makini Brice | Aug 28, 2012 03:14 PM EDT
Experts are drawing attention to an issue that seems to be growing: sperm quality is declining in quality and quantity.