Ever wonder how European starlings came to the U.S.? Blame Shakespeare
April 28, 2016, 2:24 p.m. by Tom Oder
All it took was one avian aficionado with a love of the bard to introduce this aggressive species to the United States.
In San Francisco, giant inflatable rabbits are assigned 24/7 security detail
April 6, 2016, 4:32 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Following a 3-week stint, the very big bunnies will hop to other cities.
Florida is measuring its invasive python problem by the ton
March 22, 2016, 7:48 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
In the latest Python Challenge, researchers bagged over 2,000 pounds of the problematic snakes and discovered some of the species' secrets.
Death cap mushrooms are spreading across California
February 24, 2016, 11:57 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These deadly mushrooms have caused 5 deaths in California since 2010, and even experienced mushroom gatherers can misidentify them.
Researchers create 'Terminator' marine robot that hunts starfish
September 8, 2015, 1:01 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Can a killer robot hunt down the menacing crown-of-thorns starfish that are destroying the Great Barrier Reef?
Can bacteria on bats' wings defeat a deadly fungus?
April 13, 2015, 10:15 a.m. by Russell McLendon
White-nose syndrome is obliterating American bats, but scientists may have found a ray of hope: bacteria that live on bat wings.