See eye-to-eye with birds, thanks to photographer Gerrit Vyn
February 27, 2017, 1:42 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
His work is a delicate balancing act between revealing the beauty while examining the threats.
Tiny frog species discovered (and this photographer gets one named after him!)
February 27, 2017, 7:18 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Miniature frogs, among the smallest known species, have recently been discovered in the Western Ghats of India.
Facial recognition software could help save endangered lemurs
February 20, 2017, 3:02 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The software, usually used to identify humans, is identifying individual lemurs for conservation research.
It will take 40 years before dolphins recover from Deepwater Horizon spill
February 18, 2017, 9:22 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The health effects of the disaster will continue to be felt by dolphins for generations.
At 66 years old, Wisdom the Laysan albatross hatches another chick
February 17, 2017, 11:56 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Wisdom is still raising babies in her 60s! Her newest chick just hatched on Midway Atoll.
Sandhill crane migration photo earns 'Forever' status
February 17, 2017, 8:26 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Nebraska photographer Michael Forsberg's work earns recognition for the Platte River and its importance to sandhill cranes.
3 fascinating facts about the blue dragons of the sea
February 16, 2017, 9:10 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These sapphire sea slugs are as strange as they are beautiful.
Snakes are amazing! 5 of their most extraordinary abilities
February 13, 2017, 2 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
You may think you know all about these slithering reptiles, but there's more to snakes than you may guess!
Why mine for copper in a beautiful place like this?
February 13, 2017, 8:19 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Exploratory drilling has started in Michigan's largest state park. Will it threaten the park's status as a recreation destination?