Tides cause earthquakes along the San Andreas fault
July 19, 2016, 4:09 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Rhythmic pulsing of the tides induces small, deep quakes on a daily basis, scientists discover.
Scientists have finally discovered why turtles have shells
July 18, 2016, 10:27 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Turtles use their shells as shields today, but these devices evolved for a completely different reason.
New tarantula stabs hundreds of sword-like hairs into victims at close range
July 1, 2016, 6:23 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The new species has serrated hairs unlike any other species of giant spider ever discovered.
Giant swimming centipede that bites discovered in Thailand
July 1, 2016, 3:01 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
An entomologist came across the 'horrific' find while on honeymoon.
Why we should be fighting for the 'Galapagos of North America'
June 24, 2016, 6:10 a.m. by Catie Leary
The Klamath-Siskiyou ecoregion is one of the world's last and most diverse ancient coniferous forests, yet it remains woefully underprotected.
Bucharest's new urban nature park is a 450-acre twist of fate
June 23, 2016, 3:16 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Văcărești Nature Park shows what happens when dictators get the boot and Mother Nature takes center stage.