The oldest tree in Europe is a 1,230 year-old Heldreich’s pine living in southern Italy.
Termites play an important role in maintaining the delicate ecology of rainforests.
Recently, an international team of entomologists made a discovery highlighting the architectural abilities of termites.
Every year, millions of birds are taken from places like Brazil to sell around the world, and it is devastating tropical bird populations.
The wild axolotl population is critically endangered, even though domesticated axolotl salamanders are quite popular as pets.
An ecological niche is the set of conditions that allows a species to maintain its population.
Cheetahs have survived devastating climate change and a resulting genetic bottleneck.
Research suggests White Nose Syndrome in bats will have bleak ecological and economic consequences.
In Florida, there are invasive snails the size of rodents -- and they're wreaking havoc!
Manatees take winter refuge near power plants to stay warm; but plant closures threaten their survival.