How much should we worry about pyrethrins and pyrethroids?
January 9, 2020, 8:58 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Flea collars, lawn-care products, insect repellant and de-licing products could be harming more than just pests.
Talc powder has no significant link to ovarian cancer, study finds
January 8, 2020, 4:41 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Over the years, findings have been mixed about the powder's health dangers.
Birds and bats have strange gut bacteria, and it might help them fly
January 8, 2020, 1:54 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
They don't seem to rely on their microbiome for the same reasons we do.
How Bear the dog is saving koalas injured in Australia's bushfires
January 7, 2020, 11:57 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Abandoned as a puppy because he was too obsessive, Bear is now saving lives.
How you can help people and animals impacted by Australia's devastating wildfires
January 6, 2020, 1:11 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
You can open your wallet or use your creative skills.
Color-changing brittle stars can see — even without eyes
January 3, 2020, 12:46 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The brittle star appears to use its color-changing powers for vision.
Quick-thinking staff save zoo animals from wildfire in Australia
January 2, 2020, 1:34 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Some even went home with the zoo's director.
For these bears in the Ukraine, it's too warm to hibernate
December 31, 2019, 8:33 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Warming temperatures have triggered brown bear 'insomnia.'
10 lifestyle changes that could significantly lessen your cancer risk
December 27, 2019, 2:15 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Experts believe that between one-third and one-half of cancers are preventable. Here's what you can do.
Australian fires reveal ancient water system built long before the pyramids
15 birds with unbelievable beaks
Thirsty koala seeks help from bikers in South Australia
4 ways exercise is good for your brain
Knitted anatomy kits offer cruelty-free dissections
Researchers develop a new way to remove greenhouse gases from the atmosphere