- 2 globe-trotting college professors bring world to class Updated: Oct-03-15 9:41 am
MIDDLETOWN, Virginia - When Ann and Robert "Rob" Simpson took a group of Lord Fairfax Community College students to the Galapagos Islands for a three-week educational visit, their tour guide showed up in a mini skirt and go-go boots.
- Invasive plant discovered in Coventry Lake by UConn students Updated: Sep-27-15 9:35 am
COVENTRY, Connecticut - State officials say they're concerned about the discovery of a highly invasive aquatic plant in Coventry Lake in Coventry.
- Study: Global warming, evolution are clipping bees' tongues Updated: Sep-24-15 3:18 pm
WASHINGTON - Global warming and evolution are reshaping the bodies of some American bumblebees, a new study finds.
- Scientists: Drought stressing California's Giant Sequoias Updated: Sep-24-15 2:18 am
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK, California - Giant Sequoias growing in California's Sierra Nevada are among the largest and oldest living things on earth, but scientists climbing high up into their green canopies say they are seeing symptoms of stress caused by the state's historic drought.
- University gets $3M grant for Detroit River algae study Updated: Sep-16-15 10:34 am
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - University of Michigan researchers have been awarded $3 million to study how the Detroit River contributes to algae blooms plaguing Lake Erie.