Feeding bluebirds might help them in a surprising way
February 6, 2020, 1:45 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Extra food seems especially helpful early in the breeding season, according to a new study.
White House proposes no penalty for 'incidental' killing of migratory birds
February 4, 2020, 8:20 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The move would weaken the century-old Migratory Bird Treaty Act.
Locusts swarm East Africa with worst plague in decades
January 31, 2020, 8:27 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The locust plague already poses an 'unprecedented' threat to food security, and could still grow 500 times larger.
Why Australia's surge of highly venomous spiders isn't as bad as it sounds
January 28, 2020, 2:42 p.m. by Russell McLendon
And why a zoo is asking the public to help capture them.
Why don't bears' muscles atrophy during hibernation?
January 6, 2020, 8:27 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Researchers hope to help humans borrow some secrets of bear biology.
Endangered black rhino baby born on Christmas Eve at Michigan zoo
December 27, 2019, 2:21 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The baby boy appears healthy and is nursing regularly, according to zoo officials.