Rescuers free a young humpback whale tangled in buoys near Cape Cod
July 25, 2017, 8:56 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The whale was towing two bright orange buoys when it was spotted by a charter boat.
3 new toad species found in Nevada — but one may already be in trouble
July 24, 2017, 6:55 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The newly discovered species have been isolated from other toads for 650,000 years.
In the fight against HIV, cows emerge as powerful secret weapon
July 21, 2017, 11:42 a.m. by Angela Nelson
A new study finds that cows can produce antibodies that neutralize HIV, which may hold clues to a vaccine for humans.
7 species with 'superpowers' thanks to evolution and invasion
July 18, 2017, 8:42 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Freeze-resistant cockroaches and poison-proof rats are just a few of the animals that developed superpower-like abilities to stay alive.
Ravens are crazy smart, and here’s scientific proof
July 14, 2017, 11:07 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Ravens are smart. Like, scary smart. Like, secretly-our-overlords smart.