Rhinconichthys were once thought to have lived only in England. The discovery of two related species highlights just how little we understand about historic biodiversity.
The Great Backyard Bird Count, a yearly four-day event that invites the public to collect data on birds in their area, remains among the world's most enduring citizen science projects.
The effects of burning fossil fuels today could persist for 10,000 years, according to a new study that takes the long view on the consequences of climate change.
A new study found that the southwestern American region will be drier going forward. Regardless of the reasons why, there is plenty of innovation out there to help the region adapt to this new reality.
The observed effect of trees on climate in Europe is challenging widespread beliefs about how to mitigate climate change.
A panel of forest policy groups pressed for more action Wednesday, saying the public and the private sector could help raise awareness about the toll efforts to designate forests as 'protected' or increase agricultural production can have on indigenous people.
El Jefe has eluded biologists for years but the male jaguar has finally been caught on video, leading experts to push even harder for habitat protection.
A team of scientists measured underwater noise pollution off the coast of Washington, and found surprising impacts on nearby endangered orcas.
Scientists find that small vibrations already happening in the hustle-bustle of the modern world could trigger electricity generation in tree-like structures.