How nuns in Mexico are helping save a critically endangered salamander
June 11, 2018, 1:21 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Sisters of the Monastery of the Dominican of Order have cared for the rare salamanders for 150 years.
Animals gather for annual blessings in Los Angeles
April 2, 2018, 12:07 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The annual Olvera Street blessing of the animals dates back to 1930, when the street was founded.
Fabled 'Gate to Hell' really did kill people — and now we know why
February 20, 2018, 4:41 p.m. by John Platt
The ancient Romans saw 'Pluto's Gate' as the entrance to the underworld.
Dogs really can smell your emotional state
Injured stray dog's sweet nature wins him a bike ride — and an awesome new life
How to identify different types of bees
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Winning Kennel Club images celebrate dogs from all walks of life