Bumble bee gets a helping hand from Endangered Species Act
January 11, 2017, 10:09 a.m. by Catie Leary
The beleaguered rusty patched bumble bee is the first bee species in the Lower 48 to be listed as endangered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
5 reasons to pay attention to those dismal coral bleaching headlines
November 29, 2016, 11:18 a.m. by Catie Leary
Bleached corals are akin to dead canaries in a coal mine — a warning of what's to come if we don't address the threat of climate change.
Jill Pelto's watercolors illustrate the strange beauty of climate change data
November 7, 2016, 6:12 a.m. by Catie Leary
Artist and scientist Jill Pelto hopes to inspire people to take action by imbuing her dreamy paintings with hard scientific data and field research.
Photographer captures the beauty and symmetry of Hanoi's street vendors
November 2, 2016, 7:12 a.m. by Catie Leary
Dutch photographer Loes Heerink highlights the colorful diversity of Vietnam's bicycle-riding fruit sellers.
'Tron' meets mountain biking in trippy 'Light Cycles' video
November 1, 2016, 11:13 a.m. by Catie Leary
Mountain bikers wind through the misty temperate rain forest of Whistler, British Columbia, leaving stunning long-exposure light trails in their wake.
5 facts about Vieques' bioluminescent Mosquito Bay
October 31, 2016, 6:49 a.m. by Catie Leary
Visiting Puerto Rico? Don't forget to plan a visit to the island of Vieques, where you can take a starlit kayak trip on the world's brightest bio bay.
After 25 years as a trash dump, San Cristobal Canyon bounces back
October 27, 2016, 7:37 a.m. by Catie Leary
Following years of misuse, gorgeous canyon gains new life as one of Puerto Rico's most important ecological attractions.
Lifelike, but not alive: These animal sculptures are crafted from newspaper
October 25, 2016, 11 a.m. by Catie Leary
Old newspapers gain new life as evocative sculptures that tell a story about the relationship between humans and animals.