With more thoughtful planning, developers could minimize environmental impacts that have soured dams’ reputation.
Human Nature’s most popular blog of the year is a story of hope for the future of Indonesia’s sharks.
Photojournalist Shawn Heinrichs takes us inside a grisly manta hunt in eastern Indonesia.
A team of whale researchers makes some exciting discoveries in a place never before surveyed for marine mammals.
We’ve never known much about the ocean’s winged giants — until now.
For decades, Costa Rica has been a model for sustainable development — which makes its latest decision on sharks even more disappointing.
One scientist explains how zoos could hold the key to assuring the future of wildlife conservation.
In order to conserve these extraordinary species, we need to start thinking and acting beyond the boundaries on our maps.
Thanks to climate change impacts, species and ecosystems may have less time to recover from El Niño. Will this threaten their survival?
On World Elephant Day, here’s a look at how elephants are a crucial element not just of ecosystems but of economies.