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Image of the Day: Pink Flamingos Don’t Party Over Climate

  • Published: Aug 14th, 2012

Climate change could spell trouble for wading birds such as flamingos that depend on shallow coastal wetlands.

Image of the Day: This Gecko Won’t Hold His Tongue

  • Published: Aug 13th, 2012

Some lizard populations are going extinct and the cause, scientists suspect, is climate change.

Image of the Day: Freshwater Woes for Scenic Malta

  • Published: Aug 9th, 2012

The magnificent country of Malta may be in for freshwater scarcity, warns the European Environmental Agency.

Image of the Day: An Amur Tiger Cub, Safe for Now

  • Published: Aug 8th, 2012

A female Amur tiger licks her cub at the Royev Ruchey zoo in Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk.

Maya Lin’s ‘Last Memorial’ Honors ‘What is Missing’

  • Published: Aug 6th, 2012

Maya Lin is creating a memorial for nature, hoping that the visual and auditory art of the memorial will be a "wake up call."

Image of the Day: Algerian Abstract is a Work of Space Art

  • Published: Aug 5th, 2012

What seems to be yellow paint streaks slicing through a collection of colors are ridges of wind-blown sand in the Sahara.

Image of the Day: For This Forest, It’s Easy Being Green

  • Published: Aug 4th, 2012

The Guyana Iwokrama forest is protected from deforestation, which generates one-fifth of all greenhouse gases.

Image of the Day: A Fountain of Color in Yosemite Valley

  • Published: Aug 2nd, 2012

A river of rain and snowmelt plunging into Yosemite Valley collide against rocks at the bottom, sending up a rainbow.