April 24, 2018, 11:59 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Scientists aren't sure why males prefer the older spiders, but it may have something to do with their pheromones.
'Very angry badger' storms famed Scottish fortress
April 20, 2018, 1:52 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
A marauding badger has managed to shut down a centuries-old fortress.
Hubble spends its 28th birthday with Lagoon Nebula
April 20, 2018, 12:40 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Hubble Space Telescope sent back new images of the Lagoon Nebula as a 28th anniversary gift.
Drilling threat looms large for Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
April 20, 2018, 9:52 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The plan to drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is linked to the GOP's tax overhaul plan.
New wildlife corridor is a road to survival for animals in Brazil's Atlantic Forest
April 19, 2018, 10:44 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
A new wildlife corridor in Brazil's Atlantic Forest will help animals like the golden lion tamarin thrive in its preferred environment.
These space diamonds may hail from a planet that once existed in our solar system
April 19, 2018, 9:21 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
The 'lost planet' was probably between Mercury and Mars in size.
Lesser long-nosed bat becomes first bat removed from Endangered Species List
April 18, 2018, 10:17 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
There were once less than 1,000 of them left in Mexico and the U.S.
Methane-hunting satellite aims to expose industrial leaks
April 18, 2018, 9:48 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The Environmental Defense Fund is developing a satellite that will regularly monitor 50 major oil and gas regions for methane leaks.
Butt-breathing turtle that can stay underwater for 72 hours is endangered
April 17, 2018, 2:59 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Mary River turtle ranks No. 29 on the Zoological Society of London's list of Evolutionarily Distinct and Globally Endangered reptiles.