Rare species of threatened and endangered trees can be found in our own backyards.
Got old medication? National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is April 29
April 28, 2017, 2:56 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
As the U.S. struggles with an opioid epidemic, efforts to round up unwanted prescription drugs may be more valuable than ever.
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How do brown pelicans survive those death-defying dives into the ocean?
April 28, 2017, 1:10 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
From a considerable height, the birds plunge straight into the water. How do they manage it without breaking their necks?
You try getting 10 kittens to sit still for a photo
April 28, 2017, 11:06 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Talk about herding cats!
Willie Ortiz has been quietly saving homeless cats for 22 years
April 28, 2017, 9:03 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
And now that the world knows about him, they want to help.
Baby humpback whales whisper to their mothers, new recordings reveal
April 28, 2017, 8:31 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Whale calves babble very quietly to mom, and the scientists listening in think they know why.
2.4 billion-year-old fungus could rewrite our evolutionary heritage
April 27, 2017, 10:52 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The find is roughly 2 billion years older than any other known fungus fossil.
Japanese retailer Muji is selling teeny-tiny vacation huts
April 27, 2017, 2:42 p.m. by Matt Hickman
It's a handsome, pared-down design, but where are the wheels?
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists
12 plants that repel unwanted insects
15 astounding facts about trees
Epsom salt bath: Why it's so good for you
Book sheds new light on the hermit who shunned humanity for 27 years
First bison calf born in Banff National Park in 140 years