After 14 months without tourists, Kauai's North Shore tests the waters again
June 21, 2019, 12:57 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The Hawaiian island has reopened its northern coast to tourists, but with new restrictions meant to protect local communities and wildlife.
Camera trap captures rare high-definition photos of a jaguar in the wild
June 20, 2019, 9 a.m. by Russell McLendon
These are the first high-definition camera-trap images of a jaguar in its natural habitat, according to the WWF.
Does an empty baseball field really need outdoor lighting all night?
June 15, 2019, 9:20 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The International Dark-Sky Association has a few ideas to reduce light pollution from sports facilities.
Farmers spot the world's tiniest kitten in a sugar cane field just in time
April 29, 2019, 9:17 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
These fields can be death traps for animals.
Drone reveals 'extinct' Hawaiian flower growing on remote cliff
April 24, 2019, 8:25 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The rediscovery of this hibiscus relative in Hawaii illustrates the growing importance of drones in wildlife conservation.
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
Mother dog and 9 puppies discovered at landfill are getting the care they need
Giant squid caught on camera in U.S. waters
How to identify a tree by its bark
A new material that's part plastic and part rock is forming on this Portuguese island
This map tells you exactly what lies on the other side of the ocean