The world's largest privately owned giant sequoia forest is now protected
February 28, 2020, 4:42 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Alder Creek is home to hundreds of giant sequoias, from seedlings to millennia-old Methuselahs.
Antarctic blue whales make 'unprecedented' comeback
February 28, 2020, 10:55 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The endangered whales return to the sub-Antarctic island of South Georgia.
Meet the pangolin, an adorable endangered creature
February 7, 2020, 2:50 p.m. by Laura Moss
Conservationists hope to save it by softening its image.
Endangered black rhino baby born on Christmas Eve at Michigan zoo
December 27, 2019, 2:21 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The baby boy appears healthy and is nursing regularly, according to zoo officials.
Drone captures the largest swarm of sea turtles ever filmed
November 29, 2019, 10:51 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The density of turtles is so high that you could almost imagine crossing the sea by hopping from shell to shell.
A blue whale's heart may only beat twice per minute when diving for food
November 27, 2019, 9:51 a.m. by Russell McLendon
This is the first time scientists have recorded the heart rate of a blue whale, the largest animal on Earth.
Black-throated finch wins 2019 Australian bird of the year
November 19, 2019, 12:57 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The 'subtly stunning' songbird needs attention like this to save it from habitat loss, conservationists say.
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