Wed, Aug 27, 2014 at 9:18 AM
The last passenger pigeon died Sept. 1, 1914, making this Sept. 1 the 100th anniversary of the species' extinction.
Mon, Jun 02, 2014 at 3:02 PM
Put off by the the work involved with maintaining a lush front yard, Georgianna Reid explores inventive, neighbor-irking new landscaping methods.
Wed, May 14, 2014 at 10:33 AM
NerdWallet looked at social opportunities, affordability and walkability to determinethe 20 top cities for dog ownership. Guess which city topped the list?
Fri, Mar 28, 2014 at 3:45 PM
It may not be lightning in a bottle, but it's the next best thing: ethereal time-lapse video of fireflies, aka lightning bugs.
Mon, Mar 24, 2014 at 10:25 AM
Video: Three elephants escaped from a circus into a St. Louis, Mo., parking lot where they damaged several cars before handlers were able to capture them.
Wed, Feb 26, 2014 at 12:46 PM
Video: After 300 words and 66 rounds, the five-hour Jackson County Spelling Bee came to end without a winner because judges had run out of Scripps-approved words.
Thu, Feb 06, 2014 at 5:03 PM
The 99 Lives Cat Whole Genome Sequencing Initiative will map 20,000 genes in various cat breeds to build a complete genetic portrait of felines.
Wed, Jan 08, 2014 at 2:01 PM
Video: A Kansas City animal shelter is at full capacity, mostly due to animals found in the winter weather.
Fri, Jan 03, 2014 at 9:33 AM
No illness related to the recall have been reported, and shoppers should be wary of jars with a "Best Buy" date of June 16, 2015.
Wed, Sep 04, 2013 at 9:33 AM
Video: The ocellate mountain viper, which is native to Northern Turkey, was thought to be extinct for 140 years. It was rediscovered in 1983.