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Science News Archive - April 26, 2009

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Officials in Bahrain are working to confiscate swarms of wild animals being smuggled into the country.

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Webcam viewers of the only bald eagle nest on Santa Cruz Island are mourning the deaths of two bald eagle chicks that died only days after hatching.

A researcher at Ohio State University says he is working on producing larger bluegill by breeding super males with two Y chromosomes.

Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.