Light pollution threatens migrating birds, especially if they tweet while flying
April 9, 2019, 11:33 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Birds that produce 'flight calls' during night migration may be more vulnerable to light pollution, a new study finds.
Like humans, the world's smallest bear excels at imitating facial expressions
March 22, 2019, 2:57 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Sun bears are the first animals aside from humans and gorillas to exhibit such precise facial mimicry.
These eggs shed light on a battle of wits between cowbirds and mockingbirds
March 12, 2019, 3:18 p.m. by Russell McLendon
A new study looks at the co-evolutionary 'arms race' between a brood parasite and its hosts.
Dr. Seuss may have modeled the Lorax after these real-life monkeys
March 1, 2019, 4:12 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The author wrote most of 'The Lorax' while visiting an ecosystem inhabited by orange, mustachioed monkeys.
For the first time, a mammal species is extinct because of human-induced climate change
February 19, 2019, 10:11 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Say goodbye to the Bramble Cay melomys.
This couple created and hiked a new 2,600-mile loop through the Pacific Northwest
January 24, 2019, 11:27 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The UP North Loop offers a unique but daunting tour through an array of wild landscapes.