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Killer Cats Bash Biodiversity

Conservation biologist Peter Marra talks with journalist Rene Ebersole about the threat of outdoor cats to wild animals and to human health. Marra is the co-author, with writer Chris Santella, of the book Cat Wars: The Devastating Consequences of a Cuddly Killer.
 

April 24, 2017 — Rene Ebersole and Steve Mirsky

The Rise of Wind Power in Texas

Wind’s competitiveness in the Lone Star State has been helped by the expansion of transmission capacity and market reforms

April 14, 2017 — Benjamin Storrow and ClimateWire

Species Split When Mountains Rise

Plant species in China's Hengduan Mountains exploded in diversity eight million years ago—right when the mountains were built. Christopher Intagliata reports. 

April 13, 2017 — Christopher Intagliata

Gifts for Mom

Mother’s Day is Around the Corner