You and a ginkgo tree can help scientists study climate change
August 13, 2019, 5:03 p.m. by Russell McLendon
As 'living fossils,' gingko trees hold ancient secrets that may help us prepare for the future, researchers say.
Massive reforestation might be the moonshot we need to slow down climate change
August 13, 2019, 11:04 a.m. by Russell McLendon
That doesn't mean forests are a silver bullet, though.
Most Americans support the Endangered Species Act — but that might not matter
August 12, 2019, 1:07 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The law is popular with voters, so why are politicians changing it?
Canada creates two huge ocean sanctuaries in the Arctic
August 7, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The new refuges aim to protect sea ice, wildlife and the economic stability of indigenous people.
This dolphin mom adopted a baby from a different species
August 5, 2019, 8:27 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The bottlenose dolphin decided to raise a melon-headed whale calf in addition to her own daughter.
Ohio lost a third of its butterflies in 21 years — and it probably isn't alone
July 18, 2019, 3:30 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The decline of Ohio's butterflies likely reflects a broader crisis for a wide range of insects, researchers say.