December 2, 2016, 4:46 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Vascular plants aren't supposed to be able to grow at such high altitudes.
Curious beaver unimpressed with store selling fake Christmas trees
December 1, 2016, 2:48 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Maryland dollar store forced to call police after irate critter began trashing the aisles.
Matter is spontaneously appearing and then disappearing around this distant star
December 1, 2016, 1:52 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The mystery seems to hint at the existence of 'virtual particles" that represent fluctuations in the quantum field.
World's largest redwood forest outside of California is coming — to Ireland
December 1, 2016, 1:20 p.m. by Matt Hickman
County Offaly will be the site of the 2,000-tree-strong Giants Grove.
Vegan spends big bucks to return 100-year-old massive lobster to the sea
November 30, 2016, 3:24 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
An animal activist set the 23-pound, 4-foot-long behemoth free to its home in the Bay of Fundy.
What are those weird squishy creatures that washed up on a California beach?
November 30, 2016, 12:28 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Thousands of jelly-like sea critters covered Huntington Beach, making people wonder what they are.
Caribou herd in Alaska suffering from mysterious decline
November 30, 2016, 11:13 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
A large herd in Alaska has seen its population drop by 50 percent over the last three years.
Radioactive diamonds are turned into batteries that last for thousands of years
November 30, 2016, 9:30 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
They might sound a little pricey, but these might be the longest lasting batteries ever created.
Saltmarsh sparrow could go extinct within 50 years
November 29, 2016, 3:18 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This small sparrow faces sea level rise and human encroachment, and could disappear within decades.
5 reasons to pay attention to those dismal coral bleaching headlines
November 29, 2016, 11:18 a.m. by Catie Leary
Bleached corals are akin to dead canaries in a coal mine — a warning of what's to come if we don't address the threat of climate change.