What we know and don’t know about the wreck of the H.M.B. Endeavour.
One man is credited with taking all snakes out of Ireland, but science tells a different story.
Big wildfires, like those tearing through Northern California, can hurt some animals—while others escape, and some species even thrive.
The Trump administration has promised vast changes to U.S. science and environmental policy—and we’re tracking them here as they happen.
It keeps a lot of dangerous stuff from being dumped in our air, water, and land.
A variety of animals produce bioluminescent light, creating signals that can be used for mating and communication.
Wildlife experts aren’t keen on a plan by the government to allow private landowners to shoot wolves living on their land.
Rwandans are embracing dogs as pets in spite of the country’s dark canine history.
Bucking broncs, drought, and tourism are just a few challenges for the Wright family’s 150-year-old way of life.
A surprising new discovery reveals the truth about what really happened to an unfortunate man in 79 A.D.