How Iceland is regrowing forests destroyed by the Vikings
October 27, 2017, 7 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Only about 2 percent of Iceland is now forested, down from as much as 40 percent before Vikings arrived.
Why bears breaking into a Colorado pizza shop is no joke
October 10, 2017, 3:46 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
They started with the dough and made their way to the salami.
Scientists find pesticide residue in 75 percent of honey
October 6, 2017, 2:30 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The levels are reportedly safe for humans, but they're high enough to harm bees — and that's bad news for us, too.
Busy bats crash into windows due to 'acoustic illusions'
September 11, 2017, 9:52 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A new study reveals how smooth, vertical surfaces can confuse a bat's echolocation abilities.
Adorable American pikas vanish from a swath of California
September 5, 2017, 7:30 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Even core areas of pika habitat 'are vulnerable to climate change within a timeframe of decades,' researchers say.
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
Winning Nat Geo photos reveal nature and humanity at their finest
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants
On maiden voyage, Boaty McBoatface identifies significant culprit in rising sea levels
16 plants that repel unwanted insects
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard