Government pushes to remove gray wolf from endangered species list
March 7, 2019, 1:19 p.m. by MNN Editors
Fish & Wildlife proposes letting states, tribes manage populations.
Wolves on Michigan's Isle Royale reveal new info about predator-prey relationships
March 7, 2019, 11:59 a.m. by Starre Vartan
This long-running study shows how top carnivores profoundly affect their local ecosystems.
Chicago lawmakers make the case for bird-friendly buildings
March 4, 2019, 4:14 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The Windy City is one of the deadliest cities for migrating birds in the U.S.
Dr. Seuss may have modeled the Lorax after these real-life monkeys
March 1, 2019, 4:12 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The author wrote most of 'The Lorax' while visiting an ecosystem inhabited by orange, mustachioed monkeys.
What the singing mice of Costa Rica can tell us about human conversation
February 28, 2019, 4:45 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Studying the vocalizations of these remarkable rodents could teach us more about human speech.
Winning images showcase Earth's beauty from land to sea
February 28, 2019, 9:15 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
Outdoor Photographer of the Year honors the best images from 2018 that highlight landscapes, wildlife and nature.
After a horrific road accident, this leopard cub is learning to walk again
February 26, 2019, 10:08 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
She was trying to join her mother on the other side of the road.
Hermit crabs are attracted to the smell of their own dead, for one very morbid reason
February 25, 2019, 5:30 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Gatherings might look like a funeral, but they have another purpose.
How a case of mistaken identity saved a wolf from an icy river in Estonia
February 22, 2019, 1:17 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
One rescuer held the shivering animal on his lap on the way to the vet.
'Extinct' Galapagos giant tortoise rediscovered 100 years later
February 21, 2019, 2:32 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The last time this tortoise was seen was 1906.