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.
'Cat poop coffee' isn't just weird, it's also cruel
July 25, 2016, 11 a.m. by Michael Graham Richard
The neurotic behavior of civets in captivity raises questions about inhumane conditions.
The cheeky story behind the award-winning 'Puffin Paramours' photo
July 25, 2016, 6:04 a.m. by Catie Leary
There are few shorebirds that are as cute and charismatic as the puffin. That's exactly what this photographer discovered while out on a shoot in Newfoundland.