Photo of the Day

A baby right whale swims with its mother in Cape Cod Bay off Massachusetts.
April 15, 2019, 12:23 p.m.
Two mother-and-calf pairs have been spotted so far this year in Cape Cod Bay.
wolf in Bayerischer Wald National Park in Germany
April 15, 2019, 8:25 a.m.
Opinions are divided on what impact the animals will have.
bee collects pollen on hyacinth flower with pollen pouch on the rear leg
April 11, 2019, 4:40 p.m.
Here's why bees flit around with yellow saddlebags hanging from their hind legs.
Captured orcas and belugas are seen in enclosures at a holding facility in Srednyaya Bay in the Far Eastern town of Nakhodka in Russia.
April 11, 2019, 8:03 a.m.
There were reports of ice-encrusted enclosures, rotten food and animals sick with infections.
Lofoten islands in Norway
April 10, 2019, 2:24 p.m.
The decision, which has been praised by environmentalists, is a major blow to the country's large oil industry.
birds flying in city at night
April 9, 2019, 11:33 a.m.
Birds that produce 'flight calls' during night migration may be more vulnerable to light pollution, a new study finds.
crocus flowers at an urban park in Düsseldorf, Germany
April 5, 2019, 12:30 p.m.
And you don't even need to exercise!
Eastern white rhinoceros compared to a black rhinoceros
April 3, 2019, 12:06 p.m.
They're actually both gray, after all.
flamingos in Mumbai
April 2, 2019, 8:17 a.m.
Sewage in Mumbai's Thane Creek makes the city attractive to thousands of migrating flamingos.