Posted November 19, 2016 by Ron Callari

Remember the dinosaurs? Probably not . . . since it’s been 65 million years since they roamed the planet. An extinction event (also known as a mass extinction or biological crisis) is a widespread and rapid decrease in the biodiversity on Earth. When it happens, it occurs at an uneven rate. Based on fossil records, the rate of extinctions on Earth is about two to five species of animals every million years. Estimates of the number of major mass extinctions in the last 540 million years indicate there has been as many as five since the dawn of time.

Posted November 8, 2016 by John P. Barker

Now that election day is upon us here in the United States, I had to wonder if we humans are the only species that votes.  It turns out that we aren't...

Posted September 26, 2016 by Rebecca West

Always wanted to make your place more inviting to wildlife? Check out our tips for transforming your place into a naturific spot no matter where you live.

Posted July 30, 2016 by Rebecca West

Birds are far cleverer than we previously gave them credit for. While advanced civilizations started using them thousands of years ago for sending messages, it wasn't until relatively recently that we've come to understand just how smart they are. In southeast Africa the locals could tell you stories about "honeyguides" you wouldn't believe. Read about it here.

Posted July 10, 2016 by Laurie Kay Olson

Hurray! It's Don't Step on a Bee Day! The best way to celebrate? DON'T STEP ON A BEE!

Posted April 28, 2016 by John P. Barker

That blob in the picture is actually visible in the video.  What you're looking at is a bee displaying incredible strength and tenacity--by removing a nail from a wall.

Posted April 8, 2016 by Kitty Devine

Okay, Zoo the television show was probably not what they had in mind when they created Zoo Lovers Day, but it is pretty awesome. It is based on the best-selling novel by James Patterson. Now Zoo, Season One, is available on DVD and Blu-ray for some great binge watching.

Posted February 24, 2016 by Kitty Devine

Hot beverages are a staple of this time of year, and what better way to imbibe in winter comfort than in the company of little denizens of summer. This elegant Bee Mug and this darling Ladybug Mug are a great way to help warm a winter's day.