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You Won’t Believe How Long This Amazing Bird Can Stay Aloft

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 07.02.2016 | Science

The world's longest commercial airline flight covers more than 8,800 miles and lasts more than 17 hours. That's a dreadfully long time -- especially i...

Researchers Kidnap Fluffy Seabirds In Elaborate Rescue Operation

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 11.04.2015 | Science

On Monday, teams of scientists dropped onto the remote mountaintops of Kauai with the mission of snatching up endangered Hawaiian seabird chicks from ...

Obama Should Designate Marine National Monuments In Alaska

Richard Steiner | Posted 03.04.2015 | Green
Richard Steiner

While political and business interests in Alaska are likely to oppose such new federal marine protections, it is important to note that federal waters off Alaska are co-owned an co-managed by all Americans, and all Americans have a say in their management.

Happy Birthday California Marine Network!

Francesca Koe | Posted 02.18.2014 | Green
Francesca Koe

This year I am very happy to reflect on an awesome milestone for our oceans -- the one year anniversary of a complete network of marine parks and reserves, dotted brilliantly along the California coast, 124 strong.

Seabirds: The Other Seafood Lovers

Carl Safina | Posted 03.24.2012 | Green
Carl Safina

It's a world of 7 billion and counting, wherein many people couldn't care less about seabirds or other predators -- unless they're tasty.

Climate Change May Help Some Birds ... In The Short-Term

Posted 01.13.2012 | Green

Surprisingly, climate change may actually benefit one species ... in the short-term. The Wandering Albatross (Diomedea exulans), which has the larg...

Shining in the Dark: Finding Some Good in the Tragedy of the Oil Spill

Brenda Peterson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brenda Peterson

We can support the tourist businesses that need our help.