These Dazzling Gemstones Are Home to Microbes
It's the first time traces of life have been found inside these precious jewels.
Why a Single Crab Has West Coast Researchers Worried
An invasive European green crab was found in Washington State's inland waters for the first time.
Why Green Crabs Are Invading the East Coast
The gophers of the sea, they dig and dig, destroying eelgrass habitats.
A Teen Went Viral for Befriending Deer, and You May Believe What Happened Next
Kelvin Peña and a deer named Money are stars now.
Watch a Teen Play Basketball and Eat Donuts With a Deer Named Money
Kelvin calls Money his “best friend.”
Nicholas Wilkins Takes Voyeuristic Photos of Melbourne’s Morning Commuters
The photographer's eerie macro shots capture the frustration of being stuck in traffic.
Australia Is Cracking Down on Assholes Who Hurt Quokkas, the Cutest Animals in the World
People who harm the adorable but endangered marsupial could now face fines of $300,000.
Here Come the Autonomous Hippo Poop Drones
Disguised as crocodiles, they test river water quality. Obviously.
The World's Most Endangered Big Cat Could Go Extinct Because of Climate Change
The Iberian Lynx might be doomed even though reintroduction efforts have been successful.
Climate Change Will Drastically Harm at Least Two-Thirds of All Plants and Animals on Earth
But there is some hope, according to a new paper.