This rare songbird is back from the brink, thanks to the Endangered Species Act
October 8, 2019, 3:10 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The Kirtland's warbler was nearly extinct in the 1970s, but it has finally recovered, conservationists say.
Living near a coast is linked with better mental health, study suggests
October 7, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The benefits of 'blue space' may be especially important for lower-income communities, researchers say.
It's a record season for sea turtles in Georgia, even with a hurricane
October 3, 2019, 2:33 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Dorian destroyed sea turtle nests along the coast, but it's still a record year for the threatened species.
The world's largest privately owned giant sequoia forest may soon be protected
September 20, 2019, 11:25 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Alder Creek is home to hundreds of giant sequoias, from seedlings to millennia-old Methuselahs.
This critically endangered skink is getting its own tropical island
September 11, 2019, 9:15 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Scientists are giving the blue-tailed skink of Christmas Island an early holiday gift.
Minnesota will pay homeowners to make their lawns bee-friendly
August 22, 2019, 2:54 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Plan rewards those who replace lawns with wildflowers, clover and native grasses.
Woman reunited with dog lost 12 years ago
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists
13 odd facts about Edgar Allan Poe
Thinking deep thoughts has impact on life span
Knitted anatomy kits offer cruelty-free dissections
Rap star Nelly has been quietly sending 2 kids to college every year for a decade
Why you should mulch leaves, not rake them
When will fall leaves be at their peak near me?
7 amazing soups for soup weather
5 ways to beat fall allergies
Why does autumn have two names?
5 classic fall recipes
Thanks to seed savers, Glass Gem corn exists
10 best places outside the U.S. for fall color