July 1, 2015, 9:47 a.m. by Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
Scientists aren't sure why the squirmy creature started living underground.
June 30, 2015, 10:46 a.m. by Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The ancient worm is a distant relative of squishy worms that live in tropical forests today.
June 30, 2015, 9 a.m. by Catie Leary
Say hello to Arachnocampa luminosa, a bioluminescent fungus gnat species that is endemic to the craggy limestone cave systems of New Zealand.
June 19, 2015, 3:44 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Slowing brain activity gives them better night vision and lets them stay in sync with swaying flowers.
June 16, 2015, 9:02 a.m. by Tom Oder
It's summertime — but the living won't be easy if you come across a tick infected with Lyme disease.
June 3, 2015, 1:02 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Forget your kids and pets. Your house's biodiversity hotspots shelter tons of microorganisms.