Everybody likes penguins: 5 inspiring conservation stories
January 17, 2014, 8:19 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Penguins are some of the most beloved bird species in the world. So what are we doing to protect them? Get inspired by these conservation successes.
The incredible science behind starling murmurations
January 9, 2014, 11:15 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The aerial ballet is mesmerizing to watch, but even more fascinating is the science behind it.
Return of the sandhill cranes: How California is bringing back a prehistoric species
January 7, 2014, 5:31 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The sandhill crane nearly disappeared from California as wetlands were converted to farmland. Conservationists and farmers are working to help this and other wintering bird species survive — and eventually thrive.
Remote-control BeetleCopter takes wildlife photography to new heights
January 6, 2014, 11:20 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Will Burrard-Lucas is a wildlife photographer with a special talent for devising devices that get the camera close to his subjects. His newest flying creation is taking his camera to new heights — literally.
Bird plays with puppy (Don't worry, the bird is fine!)
January 3, 2014, 1:21 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Watching this cute video of a puppy and a bird playing together is a great reminder: Some things are universal and simple, joyful playtime tops the list.
13 'How did you get that?' wildlife photos from Tin Man Lee
December 30, 2013, 2:23 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
He's only been taking photos in a serious way for about 3 years — but you'd never know it by looking at his portfolio. Take a look.
Rap star Nelly has been quietly sending 2 kids to college every year for a decade
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
Tortoise 'marriage' ends after 115 years
Photographer captures stunning image of eagle in symmetrical reflection
The lost towns under Lake Murray
How to reuse silica gel packets