Why house cats pose a threat to endangered sea otters
September 6, 2019, 1:10 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Outdoor cats can harm wild animals even if they never cross paths.
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.
20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better
Astonished divers come across a massive jellyfish off the coast of England
How to prep a week's worth of soups in no time
10 surprising facts about Neanderthals
Boost your meals with compound butters
How much screen time is too much for kids?