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November 13, 2019 04:14 PM

On a steamy August day, Frank Ridgely stands inside a chilly surgical suite at Zoo Miami, preparing to slice into a seven-and-a-half foot-long Burmese...

November 12, 2019 05:15 PM

A new study calculates how many dangerously hot days the nation's military bases could experience over the next few decades if no action is taken to...

November 12, 2019 12:29 PM

From the Unconditional Surrender monument in Sarasota to the parliament in Sweden, the world’s youth are holding weekly protests and highlighting the...

November 09, 2019 12:35 PM

DeSantis says the 6,300 acre wetland will cleanse some 46 billion gallons of water annually. 

November 08, 2019 01:29 PM

There ain’t nothing to be afraid of when hunting a 14-foot alligator. Richie Smith has […]

November 08, 2019 01:10 PM

Our solar system’s smallest planet will pass between the Earth and the Sun on Monday […]

November 08, 2019 12:32 PM

Nestlé wants to increase the amount of water it withdraws from Ginnie Springs to nearly 1.2 million gallons a day, to the dismay of environmental groups and local activists.

November 07, 2019 04:11 PM

Rejecting arguments of environmental groups, a divided federal appeals court has backed a decision by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to issue a permit...

November 07, 2019 01:00 PM

Hurricane Irma continues to challenge Florida’s citrus industry. Two growing seasons separated from the September 2017 storm that flooded groves and...

November 06, 2019 10:59 PM

Sarasota County commissioners decided on Wednesday to side with residents and prevent the industrial rezoning of an area adjacent to the 400-acre Celery...