A report by a panel from the Japanese parliament declared that the Fukushima nuclear disaster was avoidable.
Two years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, tar balls and dead fish are still washing up along the Gulf coast.
To reduce the risk of adding to Colorado's wildfire woes, a fireworks ban that outlaws private operation of fireworks is in place.
The June heat wave is now also the early July heat wave, with utility companies reporting some progress restoring power.
Urban bee keeping is becoming more popular around the world, with hives even atop the OpÃƒÂ©ra Garnier in Paris.
The giant Australian cuttlefish is a near-threatened species, according to the updated IUCN Red List.
A symphony for the Mexican axolotl, an endangered salamander that can regrow lost limbs, premiered in London.
The famed GalÃƒÂ¡pagos giant tortoise, Lonesome George, died on Sunday in the GalÃƒÂ¡pagos at about 100 years old.