Researchers discover 'bright spots' where coral reefs are thriving
June 24, 2016, 8 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
A recent study highlights 15 places where reefs are doing better than scientists predicted in ecological models.
The trees lining California's roads are worth $1 billion a year
June 22, 2016, 8 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The trees planted along city streets do a whole lot more than just look pretty, and the work they do now has a monetary value.
Birds are wicked smart, despite their small brains
June 21, 2016, 12:59 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Being called a bird brain really isn't an insult, now that scientists have uncovered just how smart these feathered friends really are.
Study shows living near nature can help you live longer
June 14, 2016, 12:47 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
A long-term Harvard study has shown a connection between living close to greenery and having a longer life.
How lizards use clever coloring to deceive predators
June 9, 2016, 12:51 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The vivid coloration helps redirect predator's attention, giving the five-lined skink a chance to escape alive.
Male sparrows with adulterous wives become deadbeat dads
June 8, 2016, 10:34 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Turns out that fidelity really means something to house sparrow family life!