Canada creates two huge ocean sanctuaries in the Arctic
August 7, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The new refuges aim to protect sea ice, wildlife and the economic stability of indigenous people.
This dolphin mom adopted a baby from a different species
August 5, 2019, 8:27 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The bottlenose dolphin decided to raise a melon-headed whale calf in addition to her own daughter.
Rare encounter with piglet squid leaves deep sea explorers at a loss for scientific words
July 25, 2019, 1:34 p.m. by Ben Bolton
This adorable but rare squid has what looks like a snout!
Newly discovered shark puts on a light show to lure in its next meal
July 22, 2019, 1:36 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Only 2 American pocket sharks have ever been found.
Astonished divers come across a massive jellyfish off the coast of England
July 16, 2019, 1:32 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
They swam with this gentle giant for an hour.
A little-known fish takes a star turn by eating a shark in one gulp
July 10, 2019, 5:33 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
NOAA scientists capture a 'once-in-a-lifetime event.'
Arctic fox astounds scientists by walking 2,100 miles in 76 days
July 2, 2019, 2:38 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The young female set a new speed record for her species.
Why is a spill that started in 2004 still leaking oil in the Gulf of Mexico?
June 27, 2019, 2:25 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The oil leak may be releasing thousands of gallons per day, but after 14 years, it is finally at least partly contained.
Every solar system model you've seen is wrong
Photos of theater-loving service dogs go viral
This very good grandson is road-tripping with his grandma to all the national parks
Is a vegetarian diet safe for my dog?
16 images that will make you feel 'as free as a bird'
After deadly season, new rules would limit who can climb Mount Everest