10 lifestyle changes that could significantly lessen your cancer risk

Experts believe that between one-third and one-half of cancers are preventable. Here's what you can do.

Edible weeds rival kale for nutrition

Researchers say wild edibles can help fill the nutrient gap in urban deserts, but education will…

Why kind of animals belong on flights?

The rules for service and support animals are changing rapidly.

Should you let your dog lick your face?

You love your dog, so you let him lick you. But are you risking your health…

What is a red tide?

Harmful algal blooms pop up nearly every summer along the nation's coasts, creating problems for marine…

Skipping sleep is bad for your brain, your DNA and your social life

Several studies reveal the true cost of sleep deprivation to the body and the brain, and…

There's glyphosate in our food system — so now what?

Traces of the **** killer glyphosate are increasingly being found in food, but the public is…

'The Silence of the Dolomites' captures nature's quiet roar

Take a brief pause from the modern world and soak in the soundscape of one of…

We could learn a lot about vocational training from Finland

Finland's vocational education and training (VET) programs cover a range of occupations, and training is available…

Why these baby puffins need a helping hand

Rescuers help stranded puffin and petrel chicks led astray by city lights.