Sea lion episode provides fresh reminder: Don't interact with wildlife
May 22, 2017, 2:30 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Little girl's run-in is terrifying, but thankfully everyone's OK.
Strange distant star is dimming, and scientists don't know why
May 22, 2017, 11:01 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Natural explanations include an orbiting planet or comet, but the dimming is too irregular, leaving some to suggest alien activity.
Fake caterpillars trick ants into spilling secrets
May 22, 2017, 9:20 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Scientists deployed thousands of fake caterpillars at 31 sites around the world, shedding new light on the global patterns of predators.
Sharks get star treatment in beautiful new photography book
May 21, 2017, 11:02 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These feared and beloved predators are arriving on coffee tables, thanks to famed National Geographic photographer Brian Skerry.
Global warming is making Antarctica green again, and it's stunning
May 19, 2017, 7:17 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
At current rates, it's not crazy to think that the Antarctic peninsula could eventually become forested again.
Impressively patient orangutan moms may breast-feed for 8 or 9 years
May 19, 2017, 8:23 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
That's longer than any other primate in the wild.