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

July 18, 2019

Pollution and the overdrawing of groundwater threaten to wipe out several species of subterranean salamanders.

July 11, 2019

A new practice of harvesting olives at night leads to grim mortality statistics for migratory birds in southern Europe.

June 26, 2019

After millennia of migrating to and from the sea, Chinook salmon disappeared from California’s San Joaquin River 65 years ago. Now they’re trickling back.

June 14, 2019

Scientists say we must fight the biodiversity crisis and climate change at the same time.

June 11, 2019

From lowland Filipinos and indigenous groups to international conservation organizations, everyone is getting in line to save the critically endangered tamaraw.

May 21, 2019

A new study shows that the Amazon’s largest land animals are exceptional at dispersing seeds.

May 02, 2019

The insects fly up to 1,500 miles over the course of three generations, and all of this activity seems to be governed by temperature.

April 18, 2019

The die-off—which wiped out a third of the population of these large and endangered fruit bats—is not normal, but it may become so.

April 10, 2019

The world’s flies pollinate plants, manage waste, feed the masses, and deserve a little respect (and protection).

March 28, 2019