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How can we avoid megafires? A healthy stretch of forest near Lake Tahoe hints that active management is key.
Study shows flattie spiders turn to capture their prey at a speed nearly three times faster than an eye blink.
As timberland converts to cannabis, spotted and barred owls test positive for rat poison.
Academy team joins Malaysian colleagues to survey region’s rich biodiversity; data to support UNESCO nomination.
Survey of 50 urban households indicates “luxury effect” among bugs
Avian Keratin Disorder causes debilitating beak overgrowth, preventing birds from feeding and preening.
Awe-inspiring nature photography, a free teen science night, and exploration of the ocean’s deep coral reefs
Exhibit to feature 48 photographs of captivating moments in nature from around the world.
New scientific approach intends to rehabilitate imperiled coral reefs on a global scale.
The heart of summer is the perfect time to learn about the fascinating, unexplored depths of the ocean.
iNaturalist users help scientists observe more than 7,500 species in 126 Parks during an unprecedented push.
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