Thought-provoking 'Love Song' is a call to action on climate
February 21, 2017, 11:49 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
A poem provides the framework for Climate Coalition’s hopeful message.
Scientists revive 50,000-year-old life found trapped in giant cave crystals
February 20, 2017, 10:02 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Strange organisms have radically different genetics than their nearest known relatives.
Facial recognition software could help save endangered lemurs
February 20, 2017, 3:02 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The software, usually used to identify humans, is identifying individual lemurs for conservation research.
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.
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.
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.
Rare rodent is the first tree-climbing mammal known to echolocate like a bat
February 16, 2017, 2:01 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Discovery could finally answer the age-old question of what came first for bats: flight or echolocation?