Oil spill could harm 'Galapagos of the North'
An oil spill near Santa Barbara, California, is affecting an area known as the "Galapagos of the North," so called because of its biological richness.
Plankton are more valuable than we thought
Researchers published results from the world's largest study of plankton ever carried out. The scope of the project is as impressive as the results.
Caffeine linked to lowering erectile dysfunction
A recent study linked higher caffeine consumption with reduced risk for erectile dysfunction. So men, go grab some coffee.
Philip Morris sues over 'plain packaging' rules
Philip Morris is contesting an upcoming U.K. rule that would require cigarettes be sold in plain packaging devoid of branding.
Bird flu is making your breakfast expensive
The worst outbreak of bird flu in U.S. history is causing egg prices to rise dramatically.
House bill cuts more funding from earth sciences
Scientists worry the party-line legislation would critically endanger earth science and climate research.
Kids Eating Healthy
Let's face it, sometimes it's hard to get your kids to eat their fruits and vegetables, but if you make snack time fun they will dive right…
Husky Puppies Play Tug of War
Tug of war is usually a test of raw strength, but it can also be incredibly cute. Especially when it's some adorable Husky pups playing…
Are You Playing Favorites with Your Kids?
Did you think your parents were playing favorites when you were a kid? You may have been right! Favoring one child over another is a problem…
Gluten Free Pet Food? Not So Fast...
The pet food industry is crafty and clever. As The List 's Brien McElhatten found out, many of the "gluten free" or "natural" pet foods…
Make Bottled Cocktails at Home
The latest craze at bars across the country, making batches of your favorite cocktail and bottling them up. Now you don't have to leave home…
Prepping for Doomsday
As our natural resources dry up and our planet seems like it might be heading for the end, preparing for that inevitability has become a…