For this beautiful bird, life is better with zygodactyl feet
March 8, 2019, 10:07 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Funky feet make snacking easier for woodpeckers!
5 questions you should ask yourself before taking a selfie with an animal
January 18, 2019, 12:14 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The barrage of Darwin Award-worthy and just plain cruel animal selfie photos in the news is our cue for a reality check.
Turret spiders build tiny towers for hunting unsuspecting prey
January 17, 2019, 1:38 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These minuscule relatives of tarantulas pack a powerful punch for any insect venturing close to the castle walls.
Killer whale calf's birth is a ray of hope for endangered Puget Sound group
January 17, 2019, 12:20 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
It's the first birth spotted so far this season.
New Mexico bans coyote-killing contests on state land
January 16, 2019, 9:57 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The ban makes it illegal to organize, sponsor or participate in a killing contest of coyotes.
Romeo, one of the last of his species, will finally meet his Juliet
January 15, 2019, 11:49 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Romeo the Sehuencas water frog desperately needed a girlfriend and a team of researchers found her along with several others.
It takes this dragonfly 3 generations to complete its annual, 1,000-mile migration
January 9, 2019, 3:23 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Covering thousands of miles on 3-inch wings, the common green darner dragonfly completes a multi-generation journey every year.
'Super mom' spotted on a Minnesota lake — with 56 ducklings in tow
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists
Dad has no idea he brought the wrong dog home from the groomer
How to identify different types of bees
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants
16 plants that repel unwanted insects