'Extinct' plant rediscovered on remote volcano cliff
July 1, 2010, 9:36 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Explorers dangled by rope from a rock face for several weeks to nurse the tiny fern back to health.
12,000 endangered saiga antelope found dead in Kazakhstan
June 8, 2010, 4:51 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Mysterious deaths are a devastating blow to the unique-looking animal, which has seen its population decline by 95% since 1995.
New species discovered: Fish have hands instead of fins
May 25, 2010, 2:25 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Each of the 9 bizarre new species uses modified pectoral fins to crawl, rather than swim, along the ocean floor.
Exhausted osprey hitches a ride on ship to complete migration
May 11, 2010, 4:05 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The unlikely passenger even perched on a ship specially designed to allow people with disabilities to sail.
Watch: HOME, a documentary about our exceptional times
April 19, 2010, 1 p.m. by Shea Gunther
HOME is a richly shot documentary beautifully showing the environmental state of our times. Watch it on YouTube or download the torrent for the film here.
7 people who gave up on civilization to live in the wild
April 16, 2010, 1:06 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The fast pace of life makes many people yearn for nature ... but these folks have taken the concept to the extreme.
Download the first episode of 'Planet Earth' for free
April 9, 2010, 9:59 a.m. by Siel Ju
Just in time for Earth Day, BBC Earth is offering a free iTunes download of <i>Planet Earth</i>'s Pole to Pole.