And how it changed Park Service policy.
The forest's unique ecosystem protects the world's largest carbon sink—the Earth's permafrost layer. But for how much longer?
With climate change comes more flooding. As cities confront the risks and potential damages, trees could become even more important.
Could these blood-sucking pests actually have the munchies?
The call of the common frog species Pseudacris crucifer is a reliable marker of spring. Will climate change affect that?
Why is cork so strongly associated with bottle stoppers? The answer goes back centuries.
Arguably the world's most abundant animal, calanoid copepods can leap like whoa Nelly. And check out their enigmatic embryos!
Grassland birds, such as the prairie chicken, plover, and bobolink, need a complex environment of varying structure, area, and grass types.
In a case study from Italy, researchers found that biodiverse soil had good economic results for farms.
The blood of western fence lizards has the ability to neutralize Lyme disease in ticks—so why aren’t scientists bottling it to sell at the grocery store?