A blue whale's heart may only beat twice per minute when diving for food
November 27, 2019, 9:51 a.m. by Russell McLendon
This is the first time scientists have recorded the heart rate of a blue whale, the largest animal on Earth.
Coral reef fish are now moving into temperate kelp forests, with dire consequences
November 21, 2019, 3:34 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Climate change is forcing tropical fish to migrate, and they threaten to mow down their new terrain.
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.
She got her start saving animals. Now she's set her sights on saving the ocean
September 20, 2019, 8:31 a.m. by Lindsey Reynolds
Mimi Ausland became an advocate for animals at just 11 years old. With her next project, she's tackling plastic waste in the ocean.
The biggest source of microplastics in fresh water is laundry lint
September 18, 2019, 12:28 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
It goes from your washer to the wastewater treatment plant — and then your drinking glass.
Monster 75-foot wave loomed off the California coast during the holiday weekend
7 mind-bending facts about magic mushrooms
How a case of mistaken identity saved a wolf from an icy river in Estonia
How important is breakfast to weight loss?
A Danish artist hid these recycled giants in the woods for you to find
Is a vegetarian diet safe for my dog?