Killer Fungus That's Devastating Bats May Have Met Its Match
A bacterium known to slow fruit ripening shows promise at slowing down white-nose syndrome—a disease that's wiping out bats.
Will Japanese Ban on Taiji Dolphins Stop Notorious Hunts?
Several Japanese zoos and aquariums voted last week to stop buying and selling dolphins taken during the notorious Taiji roundup, made infamous in the Oscar-winning documentary, The Cove. Yet animal advocates are dubious that it will stop the slaughter.
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Listen: Lemur Calls Turned Into Beautiful Beatbox Jams
By making music out of animal sounds, Ben Mirin wants to create a "gateway" for city dwellers to connect with the natural world.