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a monk seal swims off the coast of O'ahu

Hawai‘i at the Crossroads

Site of this year’s World Conservation Congress, the Hawaiian Islands present a microcosm of global environmental challenges.

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All About Animals

Science Sleuths

sea stars off California's coast

Twilight for Sea Stars?

Scientists may have finally discovered what is killing millions of these keystone marine predators.


Bison in Grand Teton National Park

Living Legacy

The U.S. National Park Service celebrates more than a century of conservation—and struggles to sustain its mission.

Animal Behavior

Toad by Heather Howard

Ways Animals Beat the Heat

From birds to amphibians to humans, animals have developed strategies for keeping cool in hot weather.​

Nature's Witness

Jumping spider

Jump Shot

An entomologist and photographer hopes to inspire love of his favorite subjects.

Animal Puzzler

reticulate stargazer

What is This?

Test your wildlife knowledge. Can you guess what animal this is?

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