SpaceX rocket makes picture-perfect landing in Pacific Ocean
January 20, 2017, 11:46 a.m. by Angela Nelson
The private spaceflight company's first Falcon 9 rocket launch since an explosion last year goes off without a hitch.
Why these camera trap photos of ocelot kittens are a big deal
January 12, 2017, 1 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Biologists in Texas discovered a den, and it's all celebration!
Dublin Zoo welcomes adorable, endangered baby scimitar-horned oryx
January 9, 2017, 12:44 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
For a species classified as extinct in the wild, every captive born calf is something to celebrate!
Massive chunk of Antarctic ice shelf poised to break away
January 6, 2017, 9:52 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The rift is expected to create an iceberg the size of Delaware.
Birds are migrating earlier as global temperatures rise
January 4, 2017, 11:41 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
A new study shows that birds are arriving at breeding grounds earlier — and potentially missing out on food.
You can watch the newly hatched bald eagle chick grow up!
January 3, 2017, 12:33 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
A bald eagle chick hatched from an egg on livestream TV over the weekend.
Don't forget to add that extra leap second on Dec. 31
December 29, 2016, 12:29 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Because 2016 wasn't long enough, it's getting an extra second.
Researchers decode bat talk, find they argue about surprisingly specific problems
December 28, 2016, 8 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
After decoding the chatter of Egyptian fruit bats, it turns out that they air detailed disputes on an individual level.