Joshua trees face extinction by 2070 unless we address climate change
July 19, 2019, 8:25 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The quirky tree has survived 2.5 million years but may barely last 50 more.
One of New Zealand's rarest parakeets is having a banner breeding season
July 18, 2019, 8:24 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
So far this year, at least 150 orange-fronted parakeet chicks have been born in the wild.
Loggerhead sea turtles nesting in record numbers in Southeast
July 16, 2019, 9:19 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Endangered sea turtles are making a comeback thanks to protections put in place decades ago.
The Farallon Islands have a mouse problem. The solution is raising eyebrows.
July 8, 2019, 1:59 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Rodents will be wiped out, but opponents argue that other wildlife will suffer too.
This bird with a haunting song can pretend to be a branch
June 29, 2019, 9:13 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Plus it has slits in its eyelids to spy on predators.
Orbit map of the solar system reveals gorgeous planetary perspective
June 27, 2019, 9:15 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Map shows the orbits of more than 18,000 celestial objects.
The Ozark chestnut, thought to be long gone, is making a comeback
June 26, 2019, 9:16 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The legendary chestnut is slowly resurfacing thanks to a team of volunteers.
Why you should celebrate International Day of Yoga every day
June 20, 2019, 12:57 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
From increasing flexibility to easing stress, yoga has so many health benefits.
These sled dogs aren't walking on water, but something fishy is going on
June 19, 2019, 12:15 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Danish climatologist's photo shows dogs splashing in meltwater on top of sea ice.
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
June 14, 2019, 12:21 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
And you don't even need to exercise!