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.
Cat's tongue mushroom: Look for this tiny translucent treat on the forest floor
December 23, 2018, 1:15 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This little mushroom is a pleasant surprise to anyone enjoying a walk in the woods.