Bumblebee gets a helping hand from Endangered Species Act
March 22, 2017, 10:47 a.m. by Catie Leary
The beleaguered rusty patched bumblebee is the first bee species in the Lower 48 states to be listed as endangered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Unusual 'Dr. Seuss flower' discovered by park ranger
March 19, 2017, 5:46 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Called a wool sower gall, these fluffy, polka-dotted balls are caused by a species of parasitic wasp.
Take this mosquito quiz to prepare for the inevitable onslaught
February 23, 2017, 12:15 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
How much do you know about these annoying, sometimes deadly insects?
When honeybees get surprised, they let out a 'whoop'
February 16, 2017, 12:53 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
What was once believed to be a request for food may just be a startled sound.
150 years before Darwin, she mastered art to learn about ecology
January 26, 2017, 8:14 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
No one knows her name, but Maria Sibylla Merian was remarkable.
Scientists finally explain mysterious 'fairy circles' found in Namibia
January 20, 2017, 7:02 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Empty circular patches dot the Namibian desert, and until now scientists were at a loss to fully explain them.
There's a day spa for babies in Australia, and the pics are priceless
What your nose shape says about the evolution of your ancestors
Firefighter saves dog with 'mouth to snout' resuscitation
What does the oldest human music in the world sound like?
Cicadapocalypse: What you need to know
8 cooking liquids you shouldn't toss