The hooded grebe is a critically endangered species — and a critically acclaimed dancer
August 8, 2017, 10:45 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A new video reveals the birds' rarely seen courtship dance.
3 new toad species found in Nevada — but one may already be in trouble
July 24, 2017, 6:55 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The newly discovered species have been isolated from other toads for 650,000 years.
These 3 gray wolf pups are cause for celebration (and not just because they're cute)
July 13, 2017, 4:16 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The endangered species adds to its numbers in an adorable way.
6 things to know about Earth's 6th mass extinction
July 11, 2017, 10:18 a.m. by Russell McLendon
At least five similar die-offs have happened before, but this is the first in human history — and the first with human help.
School-age boy saves a species after quest to find an 'extinct' frog
July 10, 2017, 12:38 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The frog had been feared extinct for at least the last 30 years.
This photographer is saving species, one camera click at a time
July 4, 2017, 2:04 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
New PBS show lets you follow National Geographic's Joel Sartore around the world as he photographs endangered animals.
Farmers' Almanac warns of brutal winter
6 surprising foods that stain teeth plus 6 that will clean and whiten them
This dog lost her best cat friend, but then kittens came to the rescue
15 not-so-dumb eclipse questions and myths
Remember that kid who invented a way to clean up ocean plastic? He's back, and it's happening
Why you should never wear shoes in the house