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Lethal wounds on skull may indicate 430,000 year-old murder

ScienceDailyScienceDailyWed 3:09pm 56Research into lethal wounds found on a human skull may indicate one of the first cases of murder in human history--some…

English foxes safe for now as Cameron backs down

PHYSorgPHYSorgWed 8:10pm 56English foxes won a temporary respite after Prime Minister David Cameron's promise to repeal a ban on hunting them…
Yet Another Reason Why The Keystone XL Pipeline Is Toast

Yet Another Reason Why The Keystone XL Pipeline Is Toast

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnica5:36am 55Why the Keystone pipeline is toast: fossil industry digs in its heels, but US Secretary of State John Kerry proposes an…
Here’s what the oil spill off Santa Barbara will kill

Here’s what the oil spill off Santa Barbara will kill

GristGristWed 6:58pm 54This story was originally published by Wired and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. On May…
Clean Water Rule Protects Streams and Wetlands Critical to Public Health, Communities, and Economy

Clean Water Rule Protects Streams and Wetlands Critical to Public Health, Communities, and Economy

Ecology TodayEcology TodayWed 7:25pm 54By EPA.gov Does not create any new permitting requirements and maintains all previous exemptions and exclusions In an…

Why are all the badass women getting left out of the Mad Max video game?

GristGristWed 4:01pm 52Mad Max: Fury Road, the latest dystopian flick about how gangs, anarchy, and super-fast driving become a way of…
Amyris/Cosan JV Novvi introduces 100% renewable Group III and IV base oils

Amyris/Cosan JV Novvi introduces 100% renewable Group III and IV base oils

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressWed 1:08pm 52Novvi LLC, a joint venture of Amyris, Inc. and Cosan S.A. Industria e Comercio, unveiled two new 100% renewable base…
2016 Chevy Volt orders start tomorrow

2016 Chevy Volt orders start tomorrow

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenWed 6:40pm 51Filed under: Green, Chevrolet, Car Buying, Car Dealers, Sedan, Electric, Hybrid For dealers in California, the first…

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Up to 11 stunningly colorful chameleon species discovered in Madagascar

Up to 11 stunningly colorful chameleon species discovered in Madagascar

MongabayMongabayTue 7:43pm 109The panther chameleon, a lizard prized in the pet trade for its remarkable color changing abilities, may actually…

Neuroscientists reveals autism's 'noisy' secret: 3-D simulator reveals inner workings of the autistic brain

ScienceDailyScienceDailyTue 12:48pm 365Strapped into a motion-enabled simulator and wearing 3-D glasses, 36 adolescent volunteers recently experienced what it…

Daimler and Qualcomm announce strategic collaboration on connected car technologies, wireless EV charging

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressSun 10:51am 226Daimler AG and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. (QTI), a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, announced a strategic…
Sluggish Response to Santa Barbara Oil Spill Rings Alarm Bells for the Arctic

Sluggish Response to Santa Barbara Oil Spill Rings Alarm Bells for the Arctic

NRDCNRDCMay 21, 2015, 3:14 pm 194Giulia C.S. Good Stefani, Attorney, Marine Mammal and Southern California Ecosystems Projects, Santa Monica An oil…

Seeing without eyes: octopus's skin possesses the same cellular mechanism for detecting light as its eyes do

ScienceDailyScienceDailyMay 20, 2015, 7:39 pm 1.6kThe skin of the California two-spot octopus can sense light even without input from the central nervous system. The…
Australia Finally Agrees On Renewable Energy Target Deal

Australia Finally Agrees On Renewable Energy Target Deal

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaMay 18, 2015, 9:55 am 161The Australian Government has conceded to a compromised Renewable Energy Target deal with its opposition, bringing the…
Tesla wins in Maryland! Governor allows Tesla to sell directly to customers

Tesla wins in Maryland! Governor allows Tesla to sell directly to customers

InhabitatInhabitatMay 18, 2015, 9:23 am 154Ever since Tesla started selling cars in the United States it has battled laws that forbid its direct-to-consumer sales…

Promising research trials find new combination of drugs treat underlying cause of most common form of cystic fibrosis

ScienceDailyScienceDailyMay 17, 2015, 2:33 pm 1.3kResults from clinical trials show that a new combination of medications can successfully treat the underlying cause of…