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Birds Of The Future: The Avian Winners And Losers of 2075
Desert dwelling birds will likely have more habitat. Birds that prefer cold weather? Not so much
Chlamydia Vaccine Could Save The Wild Koala
Koalas are adorable, iconic, and rapidly being decimated
Antarctic Scientists Infiltrate Penguin Huddles With Adorable Remote-Controlled Car
Penguin spying, for science
Plan To Save Great Barrier Reef Is ‘Inadequate,’ Scientists Say
The Australian government is trying to keep the Great Barrier Reef off the United Nations' "endangered" listing, but scientists say their plan isn't good enough.
Program That Mimics Fish Schooling Fools Fish Experts
You can test your fish schooling smarts, too.
Australia’s Invasive Cane Toads Have Evolved To Hop Even Faster
The "cane toad front" now moves about 60 kilometers a year.
Visionary Ideas From The South by Southwest Eco Awards
The annual Austin conference has announced the winners of its sustainable-startup competitions, and Popular Science was there.
Video: Despite World Ice Loss, Antarctic Ice Cover Reaches Record Size
But the ice is thin.
The Quest To Harness Wind Energy At 2,000 Feet
High-altitude wind contains enough energy to power the planet. A Boston start-up wants to be the first to bring it down to Earth.
Watch The SXSW Eco 2014 Conference Live
Streaming coverage of the environment-and-technology powwow starts Monday, Oct. 6 at 10 a.m. ET and runs through Wednesday, Oct. 8.