Clever animation reveals hidden cost of deforestation in less than 1 minute
August 19, 2016, 2:05 p.m. by Russell McLendon
'Biotop' offers a reminder that forests aren't just trees.
Popular pesticides cause major damage to bees, new study shows
August 19, 2016, 6:20 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Two decades after approving imidacloprid, the EPA is re-examining how it and similar pesticides affect bees.
The ancestor of all known life was a microbe that ate hydrogen from deep-sea volcanoes
July 28, 2016, 6:05 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A new study paints a detailed portrait of Earth's last universal common ancestor, known as 'LUCA.'
Wild birds communicate and collaborate with humans, study confirms
July 22, 2016, 3:42 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Two-way teamwork is a rarity between people and wildlife.