Scientists can use different models, such as adaptive landscapes, to predict evolution for a genus of lizards in Caribbean Islands.
A family of osprey along the Chesapeake Bay has hatched a third chick, and many reality TV viewers are tuning in daily to see if the chick survives.
Multipurpose trails that keep bicyclists, joggers, and dog walkers away from busy streets are a very popular way to get exercise. Some new ones seem to be on the way in western Maryland.
Although algae blooms in the Chesapeake Bay are a problem, the one off the China coast is about the size of Connecticut. People seem to be loving it—for now.
Wildfires this summer have become deadlier, particularly in the desert southwest, where average temperatures continue to rise despite a global leveling off.
President Obama has spelled out an outline for a plan that will reduce carbon dioxide emissions from US power plants and take care of the environment in other important ways.
Maryland adopted the Next Generation Science Standards today, and implementation, which has already begun, should be complete by the 2017-18 school year.
In terms of how you should feed infants if you want to maximize brain growth, it goes something like this: Breastfeeding alone > Breastfeeding + Formula > Formula alone.
Hands-on lessons in the environment go from kindergarten through high school in at least one Maryland county. Kids’ natural curiosity and participation help them learn to love the environment.
In the Chesapeake Bay and elsewhere, abandoned crab traps continue to ensnare crabs, but some students in Maryland have invented a solution to the problem.