July 29, 2016, 1:34 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The popular breed has endured so much selective breeding that any new diversity is nearly impossible, study says.
How Rocky the orangutan is giving us clues to human speech
July 28, 2016, 3:05 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
He's able to learn new sounds and control his voice in a conversational way.
Bumblebees coax pollen from flowers with a secret 'knock'
July 27, 2016, 8 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Through a strategy called buzz pollination, bumblebees use vibrations to unlock a protein-packed snack.
This beautiful deep sea purple orb has scientists baffled
July 26, 2016, 8:31 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
While studying the ocean floor off California's Channel Islands, researchers found this mysterious species.
Can conservationists bring the common loon back to Massachusetts?
July 26, 2016, 10:05 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The call of the loon has faded from the state's ponds and lakes. Portland researchers are hoping to restore populations of these much-loved birds.
America's last group of research chimps will make their home in North Georgia
July 26, 2016, 8:34 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Project Chimps sanctuary offers peaceful retirement (and smoothies) to its residents.