Our editors scrounged up some truly bizarre facts.
Explore the things that keep humanity up at night—and learn why they haunt us.
Researchers have found some nasty microbes in turtles off the coast of Mexico
Some animals and plants stand to gain plenty.
How we covered the Scopes Monkey Trial, the discovery of Java Man, the Piltdown Man hoax, and milestones in the history of evolutionary theory
These mysterious creatures exist today more or less unevolved from the forms they had hundreds of millions of years ago
A bizarre new fossil unearthed in China shakes up theories on long-necked creatures
The world's oldest lizard-like reptile, with roots dating back to the Triassic period, has been found breeding again for the first time in 200 years
Can a crew of scientists and volunteers armed with homemade trackers save sharks from extinction?
The Everglades are on the cusp of the largest ecological restoration in history. We head out to survey the key to its success.
Scientists deploy genetic forensics to protect overhunted animals
Forget the retweet, meet the shark-tweet.
Building a shark factory
Look at this shark, it has more heads than sharks normally have (they usually have one head).
What's cooler than the Arctic ocean? The sharks that live there.
Reader Nicole Thayer of Miami asks: How do scientists track great whites?
You seriously have no idea how many more sharks are killed by people than people are killed by sharks.