New breeding area in Bolivia offers hope for wild macaws on the brink
March 24, 2017, 12 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
An expedition uncovered important habitat — and potential protections — for critically endangered blue-throated macaws
3 reasons to stare at the clouds on World Meteorological Day
March 23, 2017, 7:55 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The theme for this year's celebration of weather is 'Understanding Clouds' — and there's a lot to know.
Turn your binoculars to the night sky for the Beehive Cluster
March 22, 2017, 2:12 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This unusual cluster of stars will mesmerize you!
Thousands of bulging methane bubbles could explode in Siberia
March 22, 2017, 1:02 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Scientists estimate more than 7,000 dangerous methane 'bumps' have formed in the region over the last couple of years.
Bumblebee gets a helping hand from Endangered Species Act
March 22, 2017, 10:47 a.m. by Catie Leary
The beleaguered rusty patched bumblebee is the first bee species in the Lower 48 states to be listed as endangered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.