Carnivorous worms mimic the night sky to hunt moths
June 28, 2016, 11:10 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The glowing worms of New Zealand's Waitomo cave have a dark purpose for their bright lights.
California's 66 million dead trees pose an extreme wildfire risk
June 27, 2016, 9:29 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
A record number of dead trees in the southern Sierra Nevada has the Forest Service on alert.
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.