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Image of the Day: This Gecko Isn’t Selling Insurance

  • Published: Mar 21st, 2012

Conservationists fear some rare species in the Seychelles are at risk due to climate change-related impacts on their habitat

Flora and Fauna Feel the Effects of an Early Spring

  • Published: Mar 20th, 2012

The broad geographic scope of this March warmth has been noticed by and caused issues for certain plant and animal species.

It’s a Broken Record of Record-Breaking Heat

  • Published: Mar 20th, 2012

The epic March heatwave obliterates more records as a cold front slowly works its way eastward.

Image of the Day: Superior View of Ice & Snow

  • Published: Mar 20th, 2012

The lack of ice on Lake Superior this winter puts the average decline in ice coverage over the past 40 winters at 79 percent.

Spring Gets Ahead of Itself: Heidi Cullen’s NYT Op-Ed

  • Published: Mar 19th, 2012

It used to be that a warm day in March felt like a gift, but now it feels as if we’re paying for it.

Historic March Heat Wave Sets New Milestones

  • Published: Mar 19th, 2012

From Minnesota to Massachusetts, records continue to fall in a "historic and unprecedented" March heat wave.

It Don’t Mean a Thing, That First Day of Spring

  • Published: Mar 19th, 2012

The truth is, we don’t really care about the "official" first day of spring since it won’t have a tight connection to spring weather as the planet warms.

Image of the Day: Monarch’s Mexico Migration Minimizes

  • Published: Mar 19th, 2012

The number of Monarch butterflies spending their winters in Mexico dropped 28 percent, according to a new report.