News from the Field

Katusha Rider Galimzyanov Tests Positive

Officials from the International Cycling Union on Monday announced that Russian cyclist Denis Galimzyanov had recorded a positive test for the blood booster EPO. Galimzyanov, 25, rides for team... Read More

Karakoram Glaciers Have Grown

Scientists from France and Canada on Sunday published new data that suggests glaciers in the Karakoram region of the Himalayas have grown in the last decade despite an increase in global... Read More

Los Angeles to Get Bike-Share Program

In a surprise announcement, on Sunday Los Angeles mayor Antonio Villaraigosa introduced a new bike-share program that will place 4,000 rentable bikes at 400 kiosks arround the city. The bikes will... Read More

Spain's King Criticized for Elephant Hunt

Wildlife activists are asking King Juan Carlos of Spain to relinquish his honorary title as president of Spain's chapter of the World Wildlife Fund after reports surfaced that he went hunting for... Read More