Elephant populations continue to dwindle in Tanzania.
With proper safeguards, water currents can be harnessed out of sight.
Barely pulled back from the brink of extinction, California condors are still being poisoned by lead-based ammunition.
Vulnerable everywhere in the wild, lions already face regional extinction.
Reef-building sponges are giving up their long-held secrets.
Radiocarbon dating of elephant tusks can help identify illegal ivory.
Cold-blooded male lampreys produce heat in response to sexually mature females.
The formation of Earth-sized planets all across the cosmos is more robust than previously thought.
Sonar and other ocean noices can disrupt the diving and deep-feeding habits of whales.
Discoveries of more complete remains of cartilagenous fishes have shed new light on the prehistory of sharks and their relatives.
New studies of the white shark (aka great white) show that its social life and hunting strategies are complex
With suggestions that Americans turn to economic account some of the smaller species of the Atlantic Coast
A Paleontologist's Rendezvous with History and Prehistory in St. Louis
Characteristic facial expressions, postures, and movements are the key to an understanding of animal psychology and the soul of animal art.
From queen bees to elephant matriarchs, many animal mothers are assisted by others in rearing offspring.
After decades of ferocious fighting, the Swat wife usually triumphs over her beleaguered husband.
A mammoth tusk is discovered during an excavation for a new building
Florida Museum of Natural History Study Provides New Insight.
The badlands of southeastern Utah, home to part of the
dinosaur-rich layer of rocks called the Morrison Formation
Science toys you can build or buy for you and the other kids in your life.
Where to find Natural History archives and other free stuff
With the spotlight on ’rithmetic, there are now free online sites where you can practice your math skills.
Alternatives to surgery for treating joint pain from arthritis