Joshua trees face extinction by 2070 unless we address climate change
July 19, 2019, 8:25 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The quirky tree has survived 2.5 million years but may barely last 50 more.
Ohio lost a third of its butterflies in 21 years — and it probably isn't alone
July 18, 2019, 3:30 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The decline of Ohio's butterflies likely reflects a broader crisis for a wide range of insects, researchers say.
These Australian ants are bucking the 'insect apocalypse' trend
July 17, 2019, 3:03 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Tyrant ants are embracing the new world order.
Massive reforestation might be the moonshot we need to slow down climate change
July 10, 2019, 8:27 a.m. by Russell McLendon
That doesn't mean forests are a silver bullet, though.
Arctic fox astounds scientists by walking 2,100 miles in 76 days
July 2, 2019, 2:38 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The young female set a new speed record for her species.
These students came up with an ingenious way to keep buildings cool
June 27, 2019, 8:22 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
No electricity. No moving parts.
These sled dogs aren't walking on water, but something fishy is going on
June 19, 2019, 12:15 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Danish climatologist's photo shows dogs splashing in meltwater on top of sea ice.
More ghost forests are rising up, and that's not good news
June 11, 2019, 8:18 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Plus, 5 places in the U.S. where you can visit a ghost forest.
Sweden has invented a word to shame people for flying
June 7, 2019, 9:19 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
And it's actually working.
What does Mercury in retrograde mean?
Rap star Nelly has been quietly sending 2 kids to college every year for a decade
The problem with fake service dogs
Coast redwoods: Majestic giants benefit all humankind
How a hospice in Wales is memorializing children with birdsong
The Inuit have a simple way of teaching their children how to control anger