Turret spiders build tiny towers for hunting unsuspecting prey
January 17, 2019, 1:38 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These minuscule relatives of tarantulas pack a powerful punch for any insect venturing close to the castle walls.
Killer whale calf's birth is a ray of hope for endangered Puget Sound group
January 17, 2019, 12:20 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
It's the first birth spotted so far this season.
The nights are long but beautiful during a Norwegian winter
January 17, 2019, 10:09 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Polar nights hide the sun from December to February.
Calling all kids to draw (and honor) their favorite endangered species
January 16, 2019, 12:57 p.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
The 2019 Saving Endangered Species Youth Art Contest is open to children in grades K-12.
Billionaire behind 'Fortnite' invests millions in N.C. forest conservation
January 16, 2019, 12:14 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Tim Sweeney is using the popularity of his virtual worlds to make an impact in his home state of North Carolina.
New Mexico bans coyote-killing contests on state land
January 16, 2019, 9:57 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The ban makes it illegal to organize, sponsor or participate in a killing contest of coyotes.
3 new (and already endangered) species of salamanders discovered in Texas
January 15, 2019, 3:31 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The salamanders reside in the Edwards and Trinity aquifers and play an important role in maintaining its ecosystem.
Romeo, one of the last of his species, will finally meet his Juliet
January 15, 2019, 11:49 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Romeo the Sehuencas water frog desperately needed a girlfriend and a team of researchers found her along with several others.
15 years of Mars exploration celebrated in new video
January 15, 2019, 8:10 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
See the stunning images captured by the ESA's Mars Express in this beautiful greatest hits montage.