Endangered list sought for firefly with double-green flash

BETHANY BEACH, Del. (AP) — Environmental groups are hoping a rare bug found only along Delaware's southern coast will become the first firefly on the federal endangered species list. ...

Taipei celebrates animal protection and biodiversity in May

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As May marks World Bee Day, World Turtle Day, and Endangered Species Day, Taipei City Animal Protection Office (APO) will host a variety of events to raise public awarenes...

'Snot otter' named Pennsylvania's official amphibian

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's new official amphibian is a slimy, 2-foot-long (0.6-meter) salamander that needs clean streams to thrive. Gov. Tom Wolf signed legislation Tuesd...

Enjoy fireflies in Taipei’s Tsuei Lake in Muzha Park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Warm weather in the early summer heralds the coming of the firefly breeding season as well as the season of firefly viewing. Taipei’s Parks and Street Lights Office (P...

A time of magic light in the air – firefly season in Taiwan’s Chiayi

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With April marking the start of firefly season in Taiwan, Chiayi County will be holding a range of activities for the public to learn more about the lightning bugs between...

Bookings for viewing fireflies in E. Taiwan’s Danongdafu Forest Park available now

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Danongdafu Forest Park (大農大富平地森林園區) in Taiwan’s eastern county of Hualien offers the earliest opportunities for viewing fireflies, and this year the organized viewing act...

Japanese companies plan to build moon colonies

In December, President Donald Trump signed an executive order to send astronauts back to the moon as an initial step towards further exploration of the solar system. The intention is to have Earth'...

Review: Murder By Death's 8th album is pensive space western

Murder By Death, "The Other Shore" (Bloodshot Records) On "The Other Shore," Murder By Death challenges the preconception that Pink Floyd, David Bowie and Richard Strauss are what's ...

Bat signal: Fireflies' glow tells bats they taste awful

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fireflies flash not just for sex, but survival, a new study suggests. Scientists wanted to find out if there's more to the lightning bug's signature blinking glow t...

Stratix 10 FPGA: REFLEX CES Adds 26G Acceleration Hardware to the “XpressGXS10-FH200G” Line Already Shipping

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 26, 2018--REFLEX CES, a leading European-based provider of custom embedded systems and High-End FPGA COTS boards, has added a 26G version to the Stratix10 XpressGXS10-FH200...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. 11 HOUSE REPUBLICANS SEEK IMPEACHMENT OF DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL ...

Tesla, others help Puerto Ricans go solar amid power turmoil

ADJUNTAS, Puerto Rico (AP) — Ten months after Hurricane Maria, Adjuntas still loses power any time a heavy rain or wind pounds the rickety power lines feeding this town high in the central mountains o...

AEG Presents Acquires Remaining Shares of Firefly Music Festival

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 18, 2018--AEG Presents, majority owner of the Firefly Music Festival, has acquired the remaining ownership shares of the popular music festival held annually at The W...

AEG Presents Acquires Remaining Shares of Firefly Music Festival

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 18, 2018--AEG Presents, majority owner of the Firefly Music Festival, has acquired the remaining ownership shares of the popular music festival held annually at The W...

TravelLab: Adults take over science museums when night falls

NEW YORK (AP) — Sometimes, in the middle of the night, nocturnal creatures are allowed to roam the halls of New York's American Museum of Natural History, free from shouting and swarming children. The...