Earth's tiniest creatures loom large in hyper-realistic photos
October 13, 2015, 7:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
Photographer uses a painstaking post-processing technique called "hyper focus" to capture the diverse beauty of nature.
Genetic boost helps elephants fight cancer
October 12, 2015, 10:18 a.m. by Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The gene TP53 may give researchers the key to fight certain types of cancer in humans.
California delivers blow to SeaWorld's captive whale program
October 9, 2015, 1:01 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
California Coastal Commission allows expansion of killer whale tank but bans breeding.
Hog-nosed rat with vampire teeth is scary cute
October 9, 2015, 11:05 a.m. by Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
Some of these Indonesian rats can have bottom teeth that are nearly an inch long.
Himalayas home to sneezy monkey, 'walking' fish
October 8, 2015, 10:31 a.m. by Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
The discovery of new species highlights conservation challenges in the region.