American robins migrating 12 days earlier than they did 25 years ago
April 3, 2020, 8:32 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The shift is likely in response to shifting snow conditions as the climate warms.
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
March 2, 2020, 3:36 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
And you don't even need to exercise!
Seagulls like food better if humans touch it first
February 27, 2020, 8:25 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
These birds thrive on the leftovers they scavenge from people.
NASA's InSight lander confirms 'marsquakes' are real
February 25, 2020, 2:53 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
It's the first time humans have detected and confirmed a seismic event on another planet.
Why Iran's Lake Urmia disappeared — and may be coming back
February 21, 2020, 10:40 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
And there's some good news for the saltwater lake as water begins to rise again.
This stellar fight caused a beautiful cosmic rainbow
February 7, 2020, 12:47 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The violent collision resulted in a colorful gas reaction.
Most insects can't recognize individual faces, but these wasps can
January 28, 2020, 4:36 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
No paper wasp is just a face in the crowd.
2019 was the second-hottest year on record, ending the hottest decade on Earth
January 16, 2020, 12:02 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
'You haven't seen anything yet,' scientists warn.
Gingko biloba trees guard a secret fountain of youth
January 14, 2020, 3 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The ginkgo biloba is unlikely to ever die of old age, researchers say, though it does succumb to stressors like drought.
Diego the giant tortoise has dedicated himself to the survival of his species
January 13, 2020, 2:16 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
And by that we mean this tortoise has had a lot of sex, fathering an estimated 800 offspring.