Dr. Sean B. Carroll wrote the book The Serengeti Rules, on which the new NATURE film is based. Here, Dr. Carroll shares insights into what inspired him to tell this story and what he hopes readers (and viewers) will take away from it.
Many people would agree that the octopus is one of the most fascinating and strange creatures on the planet. After all, it's a creature with more than half a billion years of evolution on an entirely different path than that of our own, yet is extremely intelligent and resourceful. So perhaps this is why, the octopus has long been the subject of mythical tales, and […]
Earlier this week, the United Nations’ Climate Action Summit gathered in New York City to discuss their plans to dramatically cut greenhouse gas emissions. This meeting kicked off Climate Week and in that spirit, we've rounded up the following nature-focused articles and events that delve into issues of climate change. Read on to discover some of the ways scientists are trying to save ecosystems and […]
Fish spend a lot of time in schools, so perhaps it should come as no surprise they’re smarter than most people think.
Backyard bird feeders help urbanites feel close to nature but can also expose birds to disease and other potential threats. Luckily, bird lovers can take simple steps to reduce risks.
Welcome to September, NATURE fans! Our brand new season kicks off on October 2, and in anticipation, we’ve got some of the most beloved full-length NATURE films streaming all this month. Happy viewing! Fox Tales Discover the red fox, an intelligent and adaptable canid that is thriving in cities and pushing northward into the territory […]
Isle Royale National Park is a remote island in Lake Superior where, between 2009 and 2018, the wolf population fell from 24 to only two - the lowest in more than 50 years. Now, the National Park Service is re-introducing wolves to the area in an effort to restore the role of these predators in the island ecosystem.
From glowing sharks to prehistoric parrots, here’s a list of links to some of the most fascinating news from the natural world… Scientists have recently identified the molecular magic that allows swell sharks and chain catsharks to communicate through neon colors on their skin. They may be ruining your summertime outdoor adventures but a new […]