Rare footage of humpback whales using bubble nets to catch fish
May 6, 2016, 1:06 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
An unusually up-close video shows off the smart strategy for bagging a meal.
Russia offers free land in bid to settle remote wilderness
May 6, 2016, 11:24 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Land grab, which may entice some 36 million people to Russia's Far East, comes in response to a surging population of Chinese across the border.
Mystery of the ancient Nazca spiral holes may be solved
May 5, 2016, 9:09 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers studying satellite imagery say they've figured out the purpose behind the unique corkscrew puquios.
Groundbreaking research puts adorable saw-whet owls on the map — literally
May 5, 2016, 4:23 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
A grad student and a conservation photographer are drawing attention to these tiny owls flying into a surprising part of the country.
Guy with too much time on his hands makes miniature Jurassic Park for his pet tortoise
May 5, 2016, 3:17 p.m.
It has grazing areas with seeds planted to grow as the weather gets better, a pool for him to swim in, a visitors center and the Jurassic Park Gates.
How much do you know about birds and bees (and other pollinators)?
May 5, 2016, 7:58 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Life across the globe depends on bees, butterflies, birds, bats and other pollinators. Test your knowledge about these vital creatures.
5 facts about the incredible blue morpho butterfly
May 5, 2016, 6 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This bright blue insect has inspired artists and scientists alike.
Dolphin returns to the ocean with a helping hand from humans
May 4, 2016, 1:03 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Multiple wildlife groups worked together to rehabilitate and care for a stranded juvenile dolphin.
Beavers: 8 things to know about nature's most impressive landscape engineers
May 4, 2016, 12:37 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
From their vanilla-scented secretions to their amazing ability to alter an ecosystem, here's what you need to know about these iconic rodents.
Beautiful sea slugs are surprising tide pool treasures
May 4, 2016, 6 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This lovely spotted triopha is just one of the many species of nudibranch that you can spot during a visit to the ocean.