June 26, 2015, 1:39 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This moss, virtually dead for decades, reawakens with water and could hold clues to creating drought-tolerant crops.
June 26, 2015, 9:46 a.m. by Catie Leary
These portraits of indigenous communities are undoubtedly beautiful works of art, but it's vital to acknowledge that they do not exist in a vacuum.
June 23, 2015, 11:25 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These trees have lived in harsh conditions for thousands upon thousands of years, thanks to a few special adaptations.
June 19, 2015, 8:49 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Scientists have identified more than 35 new groups of bacteria that don't belong on the traditional tree of life.
June 16, 2015, 1 p.m. by Catie Leary
Photographing volcanoes can be a tricky endeavor, but when Chile's Calbuco volcano erupted on April 22, photographer Martin Heck was in the right place at the right time.
June 11, 2015, 8:56 a.m. by Laura Moss
Cracking an egg can be a messy business, but not when you're 60 below the surface of the ocean. [Video]
June 9, 2015, 5:28 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
The Catlin Seaview Survey has been documenting the world's coral reefs, and now you can follow along.
June 8, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
These surreal leafy figures may be fascinating, but their comical appearance belies a sobering ecological reality.