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Image of the Day: (Not Enough) Snow Falling on Cedars

  • Published: Feb 29th, 2012

A warming climate is killing off yellow-cedar trees on more than 500,000 acres of Southeast Alaska.

No Snow? No Problem; Urban Skiing Hits the Streets

  • Published: Feb 29th, 2012

A video proving that even in poor skiing conditions, it's possible to have a little fun urban style.

Image of the Day: A Mesmerizing Cloud of Interstellar Dust

  • Published: Feb 28th, 2012

A giant cloud of interstellar dust, lit up by the glow of a nearby star.

Natural Gas Our New Savior? Not So Fast . . .

  • Published: Feb 28th, 2012

As with ethanol, scientists have realized that natural gas is more complicated and less ideal than it originally seemed.

All the World is a Melting Pot (of Glaciers)

  • Published: Feb 27th, 2012

A new NASA videos flies around Earth visiting the places where glacial melting is happening the fastest.

Image of the Day: Forced Out of House and Home

  • Published: Feb 26th, 2012

Dalmatian pelicans have migrated away from their normal habitat due to unusual frosts and frozen water.

Image of the Day: Serenity in Snow-Covered Trees

  • Published: Feb 25th, 2012

Snow-covered trees in the Duckyu mountains, South Korea form a peaceful setting. Can't you just hear the silence?

Texas Drought Eases, But It’s Too Late for Some

  • Published: Feb 24th, 2012

Recent rains in Texas have helped the drought, but there is still a long way to go before water supplies improve.