Robots hunt starfish, lionfish to save coral reefs
March 15, 2019, 11:19 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
These invasive species are wreaking havoc on reefs and the fish that live amongst the coral.
The secret lives of hummingbirds with sword-like beaks
January 2, 2019, 7:53 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Some have evolved beaks better suited for fencing than feeding.
'Psychedelic' jellyfish dominates the deep-sea dance floor
December 6, 2018, 9:17 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Nicknamed the 'psychedelic Medusa,' this fascinating species was spotted during a NOAA research mission.
Scientists had no idea where the world's tiniest flightless bird came from, until now
November 7, 2018, 9:26 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
This tiny ball of feathers can only be found on a single Atlantic island in the middle of nowhere.
Sorry rabbit, but even scientists agree: Slow but steady always wins the race
August 29, 2018, 8:23 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
In all aspects of life, speed is overrated.
Giant deep sea coral reef discovered off South Carolina coast
August 26, 2018, 5:29 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
It stretches for at least 85 miles and is likely the keystone source of the region's fisheries.
Worms frozen in permafrost for 42,000 years brought back to life
July 26, 2018, 9:33 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The last time they squirmed was in the Pleistocene Age.
World's deepest fish discovered 5 miles under the ocean surface
November 29, 2017, 10:43 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The unknown species is believed to be a snailfish with 'large wing-like fins and a head resembling a cartoon dog.'
This creature is so terrifying it was named after America's goriest act of revenge
November 13, 2017, 4:19 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Massive jaws snip the spinal cord of fish much like (well, you know ...)
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
What are dog whiskers for?
Astonished divers come across a massive jellyfish off the coast of England
10 surprising facts about Neanderthals
Firefighters save grove of trees in Australia that predate the dinosaurs
Rare encounter with piglet squid leaves deep sea explorers at a loss for scientific words