'Rip Van Winkle' plants can hide underground for 20 years
April 29, 2018, 11:08 a.m. by Russell McLendon
More than 100 plant species are capable of going dormant to avoid danger, according to a new study.
Succulent smuggling ring busted in northern California
April 26, 2018, 1:26 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The pilfered plants are being unloaded on the Asian black market.
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening
April 25, 2018, 11 a.m. by Starre Vartan
Boyan Slat is on his way to setting up solar-powered booms in the Pacific.
Great Amazon Reef System is larger than previously thought
April 24, 2018, 10:39 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The coral reef in the Amazon River was first discovered in 2012.
Common seaweed found to produce a beautiful new type of opal
April 23, 2018, 9:25 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
You've heard of oysters that make pearls, but what about seaweed that makes opals?
Get free admission to your favorite national park this Saturday
April 20, 2018, 6:13 p.m. by Jenn Savedge
April 21 is no-fee day at most national parks. Which one will you visit?
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.