'Luminosity' peeks inside the brilliant world of New Zealand's famous glowworms
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.
Escaped N.Y. convicts may have used pepper to elude capture
June 29, 2015, 10:23 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Police say the seasoning was used by the convicts in a likely attempt to throw off search dogs.
Barack Obama and David Attenborough discuss the natural world
June 28, 2015, 4:21 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The president invited the famed naturalist to the White House to celebrate his 89th birthday.
Smallest lifeforms on Earth could shake up the tree of life as we know it
June 19, 2015, 8:49 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Scientists have identified more than 35 new groups of bacteria that don't belong on the traditional tree of life.
Watch a thunderstorm's life flash before your eyes
June 19, 2015, 4:24 p.m. by Russell McLendon
A new time-lapse video captures the rise and fall of a stationary supercell thunderstorm over South Dakota.
Hawk-moths are capable of slowing their brains to stay in rhythm with their environment
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.