A remote camera in Vietnam has captured photos of one of the rarest mammals on earth. It is called the saola and scientists believe there could be as few as a couple of dozen in existence and no more than … Continue Reading

Parents all over the world send Greg Pembroke snaps of their toddlers, mid-tantrum, with a caption saying what sparked it. He posts them on his blog, Reasons My Son is Crying. They are the polar opposite of the smug … Continue Reading

Algae

Source: Amelia Templeton, EarthFix

Pollution and climate change may be making freshwater algae blooms more toxic, according to a Northwest scientist’s newly published analysis.

Oregon State University researcher Tim Otten’s article in the journal Science concludes that fertilizer pollution, wastewater, … Continue Reading

Cover Oregon

Source: Jordana Gustafson, Oregon Public Broadcasting

According to a research group providing data to Oregon’s new health insurance exchange program, dubbed Cover Oregon, there are more than 30,000 low-income, legal immigrants in Oregon who need insurance. These are uninsured adults … Continue Reading