Authorities have been slow to act, and locals are picking up the slack.
A new study found toxic chemicals in whales and dolphins.
Other travelers are the biggest risk.
As mask wearing becomes the new norm, people who rely on facial expressions and lip reading risk further isolation.
Eight reasons why anti-trans rants are unscientific.
If you prepare now, it'll be much easier to get up and get out.
The insects are an unlikely ally against the lone star tick.
They can almost vanish—escaping predators and sneaking up on prey.
Eric Meola went from shooting rock-album art to documenting the hidden beauty of the great American plains.
The condition could help us better understand perception.
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