Trilobites: Protected Wolves in Alaska Face Peril From Beyond Their Preserve
New research suggests controlling the animals outside a preserve can affect those living within it, with implications for wildlife management...
Petition to save Canadian bear racks up thousands of signatures
Thousands of people in Canada have petitioned the Alberta government to avoid killing a bear known as “Bear 148.”
Trove of ancient Roman letters unearthed near Hadrian's Wall
Archaeologists are thrilled by the discovery of 25 tablets that could reveal fascinating details of everyday life on the northern frontier of the...
Trilobites: Unlocking Mysteries in the Sun’s 11-Year Cycle
Two studies focused on the sun’s maximum and minimum periods of activity, yielding new findings about its internal processes and external corona.
This eight-legged creature could be Earth's sole survivor -- and help search for aliens
Cockroaches can survive a nuclear winter, but the "water bear" could outlive everything — at least until the Sun dies.
20 million mosquitoes to invade California in bug fight
A 20-million mosquito horde is set to be unleashed in California. But don’t worry, they don’t bite.
Forget Mars: Humans may live here one day
Move over, Mars: Titan could be the best place for a human colony.
Can you read this witch spell? A Chicago library needs you
In the market for some 17th-century spells written by (possible) real-life witches?
Slime Eel Crash Leaves an Oregon Road Covered in Ooze
More than 7,000 pounds of hagfish, also known as slime eels, coated a section of Highway 101 with a gel described as “Spider-Man’s webbing crossed...
Scientists expect 'significant' algae bloom on Lake Erie
A "significant" harmful algae bloom is expected to form in western Lake Erie this summer, though it probably won't be as large as some previous...
The Sun might be an 'ordinary' star after all
Is our sun fundamentally different from other "sun-like" stars?
Pangolin faces extinction but 5-year-old raises awareness for endangered mammal
Like most kids, Landon Knestrick, 5, has a favorite animal.