Study: Solar eclipse had $269M economic impact in S.C.

The total solar eclipse that streaked across the heart of South Carolina on Aug. 21 was the state’s largest tourism event on record.

The Rise, Fall, and Return of Hollywild Animal Park

Although Hollywild Animal Park first opened in 1973, its origins go back almost two decades before.

With Sylvia House, Mandy Learo hopes to reduce the number of relapses

Learo, a yoga instructor, plans to open the transitional living facility for women who are in the early stages of recovery from drug addiction and alcoholism.

Furman, other SC schools score $20M NSF grant for research

The five-year grant will help establish a new statewide initiative known as Materials Assembly and Design Excellence in South Carolina, or Made in SC.

Volunteers come together to clean up the Reedy River

A group of volunteers worked this weekend to help revamp more than nine miles of the Reedy River, a popular yet heavily polluted waterway.

Greenville lawyer fights for environmental justice in the courtroom 

Corley has protected Charleston’s Angel Oak from development, stopped construction of a mega-landfill for out-of-state waste in Laurens County, and more.

Roper Mountain’s new exhibit will bring dinosaurs ‘back to life’

Dinosaurs may be extinct, but the center is working to resurrect the prehistoric giants.

Everything you need to know about the 2017 solar eclipse

On Monday, Aug. 21, a total solar eclipse will pass directly over Greenville and other cities across the Upstate, casting thousands in temporary darkness.

Greenville Zoo, Roper Mountain to study animal behavior during eclipse

Humans may not be the only species affected during the upcoming total solar eclipse.

Urban beekeepers work to save bees, harvest honey

The rise in urban beekeepers could be good news for bee populations, which have taken a turn for the worst over the last few years.

Clemson prof gets $6M for research to lower price of drugs used to treat breast cancer, MS

Professor Sarah Harcum will study better ways of engineering Chinese hamster ovary cells, which the drug industry uses to produce biopharmaceuticals.

How the Reedy’s water quality is hindering recreation outside the city

While the Reedy River has become a hub for recreation in downtown Greenville, some residents believe it needs more access points outside the city.

Upstate residents are spotting mountain lions, but experts disagree

The last confirmed mountain lion sighting in South Carolina occurred nearly 100 years ago, but Upstate residents are claiming to see and hear the big cats.

Brother-sister duo receives national recognition for Adopt-A-Stream efforts

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently named the Enggasser siblings as winners of a 2016 Presidential Environmental Youth Award.