Bird steals food from meerkats by making fake alarm calls
November 3, 2010, 3:42 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Researchers have witnessed drongos in Africa's Kalahari playing clever tricks on unsuspecting meerkats in order to steal their food.
Crows learn how to make tools through homeschooling
October 27, 2010, 4:10 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
New Caledonian crows learn their amazing tool-making abilities by attending their parents' tool school, researchers find.
Hundreds of prehistoric insects found intact within huge amber deposit
October 26, 2010, 3:04 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
A 50-million-year-old amber deposit discovered in India holds a cornucopia of perfectly preserved ancient insects.
Martin Freeman to play Bilbo Baggins in 'The Hobbit'
October 22, 2010, 1:45 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Peter Jackson has his leading man, but will he keep the filming in gorgeous New Zealand?
Speak up for nature! Send a message to President Obama
September 28, 2010, 12:42 p.m. by Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy wants 1 million Americans to share their ideas on protecting the places they love.
Why the 5 freedoms of animal welfare matter
This is why I wear my hair in a bun when I sleep
In 1972, a computer model predicted the end of the world — and we're on track
California's monarch butterfly population drops 86% in single year
A once-secret redwoods reserve will soon be open to the public
9 of the world's largest dog breeds