See the stunning highlights of the Underwater Photographer of the Year competition.
There's such a thing as a trust fund shelter pet
February 19, 2017, 11:03 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
If you search hard enough, you might just find the perfect pet that is already paid for.
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It will take 40 years before dolphins recover from Deepwater Horizon spill
February 18, 2017, 9:22 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The health effects of the disaster will continue to be felt by dolphins for generations.
Is this spherical vertical garden the future of urban farming?
February 17, 2017, 3:12 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Space10's Growroom is a build-it-yourself farm pod for cities.
At 66 years old, Wisdom the Laysan albatross hatches another chick
February 17, 2017, 11:56 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Wisdom is still raising babies in her 60s! Her newest chick just hatched on Midway Atoll.
Meet the pangolin, an adorable endangered creature
February 17, 2017, 11:33 a.m. by Laura Moss
All 8 species of pangolin are in decline due to illegal trade, but conservationists hope to save them by softening the scaly animal's image.
Museum goes 'Art-Less' to highlight the role of immigrants in our lives
February 17, 2017, 11:26 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
The Davis Museum at Wellesley College will remove 120 pieces of art that were created or donated by immigrants.
10 pop-culture icons who make us love learning about science
February 17, 2017, 10:37 a.m. by Starre Vartan
These men and women have brought physics, math, astronomy and more areas of science to the public stage.
Sandhill crane migration photo earns 'Forever' status
February 17, 2017, 8:26 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Nebraska photographer Michael Forsberg's work earns recognition for the Platte River and its importance to sandhill cranes.
The mysterious 9th planet could have your name on it
February 17, 2017, 8:13 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
New citizen-science project allows participants to join the hunt for hidden objects beyond the orbit of Neptune.