A warmer world will have adverse effects on wildlife. We can help save animals, but it will take savvier approaches, scientists say.
Recent Democratic presidents have had an uneasy relationship with the armed forces. Obama’s visit to Fort Hood’s memorial service could set the tone for a new rapport with those in uniform.
Melting ice on Mt. Kilimanjaro is mirrored on other tropical summits around the world affected by global warming.
Pushed to cut costs and attract new audiences, some experiment with laptops.
Bricks-and-mortar universities should prepare for a jolt as high (and still rising) costs push students online.
Between 60,000 and 70,000 California parolees return to custody annually for violations, many of them minor. Reforms passed this month could help cut prisoner tallies.
Jaycee's abductor was a parolee, Phillip Garrido. His story is now framing the debate about how the state should relieve overcrowded prisons, and who should be watched most closely.