Uncovering the mysterious origins of the mima mounds
May 21, 2018, 2:50 p.m. by Catie Leary
Composed of loose, gravel-like sediment and averaging about 6 feet in height, the puzzling natural mounds are a surreal sight.
Naturalist uses cartoons to advocate for the planet
May 18, 2018, 12:06 p.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Rosemary Mosco's comics will make you laugh — but her message is no laughing matter.
A dandelion's natural cycle causes chaos and confusion on the internet
May 17, 2018, 1:42 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It's just the latest slight to this widely misunderstood ray of sunshine.
Watch this origami artist transform plants into moving creatures
May 14, 2018, 11:52 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Japanese artist Inori delicately cuts plants into different origami animals without adding other materials.
This tornado warning system listens for the telltale sound of a twister's birth
May 9, 2018, 8:23 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Using specialized microphones that decode a tornado's infrasound, communities could gain as much as an hour of warning that a violent storm is approaching.
Operation Ornery Birds rescues birds from trafficking
May 5, 2018, 12:59 p.m. by Phil Kloer
Law enforcement officials release rescued birds into the Everglades.
79-year-old enjoys a life of solitude on deserted Italian island
May 4, 2018, 11:55 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Mauro Morandi longed for a new life nearly 30 years ago — and he found it.
World's longest-lived spider died at the ripe old age of 43
April 28, 2018, 4:46 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Oldest spider ever recorded was also a giant.