In memory of species declared extinct in 2018 — plus one we've already lost in 2019
January 10, 2019, 12:05 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Extinctions are a wake-up call to protect what's left.
Mysterious Texas canines have 'ghost' DNA of red wolves
December 26, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Genetic relics from a 'ghost population' of red wolves seem to live on in these coyote-like creatures.
Ecologists share their passion for nature in these winning images
December 5, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
The British Ecological Society annual photography competition celebrates both flora and fauna.
The controversy behind the world's next great telescope
November 2, 2018, 10:52 a.m. by Robynne Boyd
Thirty Meter Telescope will be built in a culturally and ecologically sensitive area of Hawaii.
11 startling stats about Earth's disappearing wildlife
October 30, 2018, 2:48 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Our planet has lost 60 percent of its vertebrate animals since 1970, but there still may be time to save the rest.
What is swamp cancer and how is it killing wild horses?
A once-secret redwoods reserve will soon be open to the public
Everyone is 'tidying up.' Are thrift stores bursting at the seams?
This is why I wear my hair in a bun when I sleep
Why the 5 freedoms of animal welfare matter
9 of the world's largest dog breeds