Thanks to captive breeding efforts in Pittsburgh, the rails have returned to the forests of the Pacific.

March 02, 2020

Each year on two far-flung Australian islands, more than half a million hermit crabs die after becoming trapped inside our plastic waste.

February 03, 2020

Two species of tiny stonefly have been added to the Endangered Species List because their habitat is expected to melt by 2030.

January 23, 2020

How protecting the okapi could bring income, sanitation, health services, and security to a remote area of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

December 13, 2019

A new report finds that huge shipments of shark fins are smuggled through U.S. ports on the way to their final destinations.

November 20, 2019

The people of Papua New Guinea treasure feathers from the Pesquet’s parrot for use in ceremonial headdresses. But the practice could be driving the birds to extinction.

November 15, 2019

Scientists have coaxed Atlantic pillar corals to spawn in captivity for the first time—a breakthrough that could save the species from extinction.

October 28, 2019

How Brazil’s blazes are devastating for these big cats—and for so, so, so much more.

October 01, 2019

Scientists respond to an Associated Press article that paints black vultures and turkey vultures as “flying fiends.”

September 06, 2019

The nation’s departure from the International Whaling Commission was followed immediately by the slaughter of two minke whales.

July 18, 2019

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