New breeding area in Bolivia offers hope for wild macaws on the brink
March 24, 2017, 12 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
An expedition uncovered important habitat — and potential protections — for critically endangered blue-throated macaws
3 reasons to stare at the clouds on World Meteorological Day
March 23, 2017, 7:55 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The theme for this year's celebration of weather is 'Understanding Clouds' — and there's a lot to know.
Turn your binoculars to the night sky for the Beehive Cluster
March 22, 2017, 2:12 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This unusual cluster of stars will mesmerize you!
The easy way to tell the difference between seals and sea lions
March 21, 2017, 3:33 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
There are 2 quick tricks to tell which type of pinniped you're looking at.
3 joyful ways to celebrate the International Day of Happiness
March 20, 2017, 6:36 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
On this day of celebration, focusing on giving happiness will maximize your own.
A Switzerland-sized piece of land gains protection in Chile
March 17, 2017, 8:28 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Famous American philanthropist Kristine Tompkins has made the world’s largest donation of privately held land to the Chilean government.
Great Barrier Reef takes a gut punch with mass bleaching
March 16, 2017, 12:33 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The 2016 Australian heatwave resulted in a coral bleaching event that left large portions of the coral reef damaged or dead.
This polka dot tree frog has a cool party trick to show you
March 15, 2017, 12:05 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The South American polka dot tree frog has been found to glow, a trait previously unheard of in amphibians.
'Super-groups' of humpback whales spotted feeding off African coast
March 14, 2017, 7:29 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
They could be going where the prey is or returning to natural behaviors.
Blue-footed boobies use their distinctive feet for courtship and parenting
March 7, 2017, 1:27 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
More than half of all breeding pairs are found in the Galapagos Islands.
650-year-old Polish oak is Tree of the Year
Woman films encounter with wild wolves running along a highway in Canada
Kulning: The haunting, beautiful Swedish herding call that's also a song
7 sickly kids who grew up to change our world
12 plants that repel unwanted insects
Stray dog follows adventure race team for 430 miles