News from the Field

Australia to Monitor Japanese Whaling

Japan caught more than 100 whales last year in the Southern Ocean for what the country calls scientific research. Those ships will continue whaling, but they’ll now do so under the watchful... Read More

Red-Nosed Reindeer Are Real

As a young child growing into adulthood, you might have been disappointed to learn that reindeer do not, in fact, have bright red noses as depicted in so many Christmas tales. Well, rejoice,... Read More

American Skiers Looking Mortal

After this weekend's World Cup alpine races in Europe, we learned that Lindsey Vonn has "no ACL," Ted Ligety is mortal, and Bode Miller vaguely resembles the Olympic and World Champion that he... Read More