Conserving water saves both our precious resource and money, too. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Sharon Profis has several ways your smartphone can help you track how much water you're using.
Mysterious Omura's whales emerge from the watery depths of obscurity as researchers peek into their hidden lives under the ocean.
Researchers are surprised to discover a group of giant tortoises on a Galapagos island are a completely separate species.
After scientist Dr. Kang Liang experienced a home robbery, he spent time developing a new way to acquire fingerprints. This new technique is easy to use, develops in 30 seconds and offers bright, bold fingerprints for a forensic investigator to photograph.
A key UV-blocking ingredient in sunscreen has been proven toxic to coral, contributing to reef death around the world.
Technically Incorrect: A US scientist finds a male mustached kingfisher in the Solomon Islands. He kills it so that he can study it. Not everyone is impressed.
The majestic elephant is unusually resistant to cancer, a phenomenon that has puzzled scientists for decades. The answer may lie in its genes.
Scientists catch an unusual shark that looks like a cross between a blobfish and an electric eel. No wonder the poor species doesn't go out in public much.
The do-gooders declare the photographer who profits from the selfie a do-baddie. Astonishingly, PETA now wants to manage Naruto the macaque monkey's monetary interests.
From CNET Magazine: By day, Ian Somerhalder plays a supernatural antihero on the popular TV series "The Vampire Diaries." The rest of the time, he's an activist and entrepreneur working to remind us what it means to be human.