Scientists revive 50,000-year-old life found trapped in giant cave crystals
February 20, 2017, 10:02 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Strange organisms have radically different genetics than their nearest known relatives.
Rare rodent is the first tree-climbing mammal known to echolocate like a bat
February 16, 2017, 2:01 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Discovery could finally answer the age-old question of what came first for bats: flight or echolocation?
Have the Florida Everglades reached the 'tipping point'?
February 14, 2017, 2:47 p.m. by Angela Nelson
This huge wetland ecosystem is running out of freshwater, and conservation efforts may not be moving fast enough.
6 ingenious traps set by the world's hungriest carnivorous plants
February 7, 2017, 11:57 a.m. by Catie Leary
From Venus flytraps to pitcher plants and bladderworts, explore the wonderfully weird world of carnivorous plants.
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.