September 21, 2017, 3:04 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Barn owls' hearing never fades since they can repair their hearing cells in ways that mammals, like humans, cannot.
September 18, 2017, 7:15 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Its population still continues to decline and it still faces a high risk of extinction.
September 14, 2017, 12:55 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Researchers say the process is often like kids arranging Halloween candy.
September 14, 2017, 7:53 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Volunteers are eager to get boots on the ground after wildfires devastated their natural treasure.
September 11, 2017, 9:52 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A new study reveals how smooth, vertical surfaces can confuse a bat's echolocation abilities.
September 7, 2017, 8:32 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Clocking in at 22,000 feet, the ruddy shelduck is the highest flying of all ducks.
September 21, 2017, 8:55 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
When the water evaporates, mystical colored polka-dot pools are left behind.
September 19, 2017, 7:35 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Each year, the International Coastal Cleanup brings people together to remove trash from local waterways.
September 18, 2017, 1:05 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Jeroen Swolfs visited every country looking for snapshots of everyday happiness for his new book and photo exhibit.
September 14, 2017, 3 p.m. by Catie Leary
Many people don't see arachnids as 'cute,' but maybe they've never laid eyes on a peacock jumping spider.
September 12, 2017, 3:38 p.m. by Angela Nelson
The Natural History Museum, London, announced the finalists for its 53rd Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest.
September 12, 2017, 11 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
There has never been a storm like this one.
September 22, 2017, 10:12 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Can you spot all of these incognito critters?
September 15, 2017, 3:14 p.m. by Shea Gunther
Did you know a pair of white giraffes was recently spotted in Kenya or that albino dolphins are pink? Meet these amazing albino animals.
September 14, 2017, 1:45 p.m. by Katherine Butler
NASA's Cassini orbiter reveals stunning pictures of the planet and its rings.
September 13, 2017, 10:13 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Few stories have the power to captivate us more than those that remain unresolved.
August 31, 2017, 1:32 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Who knows what relief lurks in summer heat? The shadow knows.
August 29, 2017, 12:14 p.m. by Angela Nelson
These beautiful eateries around the world are located in caves and caverns below ground.