Soaring eagles tuck in their wings when encountering turbulence to avoid damaging their muscles, scientists suggested.
A cub was trapped on top of a tree, and the she-bear rushed to save her baby.
By 2024, more than half of summers in eastern China will be as hot as in 2013, when the region was hit by a record-busting heatwave and devastating drought.
Powerful Typhoon Vongfong churned towards Japan, injuring at least a dozen people as it pounded the southern Okinawan islands with ferocious winds and driving rain.
There are plans to invite "green" celebrities, such as Leonardo DiCaprio, for EXPO-2017 in Astana.
A resident of Ust-Kamenogorsk in Kazakhstan has made a video purporting to show jellyfish in a local water pond.
US Secretary of State John Kerry issued a stark warning about the mounting effects of climate change, saying time was running out for real action.
A woman missing for more than two weeks in a rugged Australian rainforest has stumbled out alive after surviving a chase by a crocodile and eating small fish.
Thousands marched in Africa to pressure governments to do more to stop the poaching industry that many fear is driving rhinos and elephants to the brink of extinction.
Thousand mosquitos immunized against dengue fever have been released in Brazil as part of an innovative attempt to curb the spread of the tropical sickness.
Environmentalists are threatening to call a boycott of New Zealand's billion-dollar seafood export industry .
The United Nations has recognized desertification as one of the global environmental problems. Kazakhstan has joined the efforts to fight desertification but there is a long way to go and many obstacles to overcome.
The American space agency has a published a photo taken in August, which shows the eastern basin of the Southern Sea completely dried up.
World lenders should set up a "Global Mangrove Fund" to protect these hotspots of biodiversity and vital sources of income.
US Presiden urged all nations including emerging economies to act against climate change, warning that time was running out to prevent further damage.
Emissions of greenhouse gases are rising so fast that within one generation the world will have used up its margin of safety for limiting global warming.
Tens of thousands of people in London joined a global day of protest to demand action on climate change.
Heavy rains brought by the outer bands of Tropical Storm Fung-Wong shut down the Philippine capital Manila.
The International Whaling Commission (IWC) gave aboriginal Greenlanders the go-ahead to kill hundreds of whales.
A new $550 million-worth wind power plant will be constructed in Zhambyl Oblast
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