National Aquarium to open first oceanside dolphin sanctuary
June 14, 2016, 11:22 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The Baltimore-based aquarium says it will retire all of its dolphins to the sanctuary by the end of 2020.
In a virtual zoo, there are no animals in captivity
June 2, 2016, 11:02 a.m. by Ali Berman
People will be able to visit faraway places and meet creatures that have long been extinct.
Secret population of Tasmanian devils discovered in remote forest
May 24, 2016, 12:30 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers believe the group may offer genetic resistance to a deadly disease that has nearly wiped out mainland populations.
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.