After nesting on a protected mangrove key on the Florida Gulf Coast for decades, this May the birds failed to turn up. Some have switched to a nearby key, but far from all of them.
A model of which areas of one region of South Africa recover from wildfires better than others may give hints for California and other Mediterranean-type climates.
To scientists' surprise, bird activities are changing due to climate change even in an already-warm country, Mexico.
Two types of mosquitoes that spread the world's most common insect-borne illness and another very serious infectious disease are now present in southern Europe and the U.S, Oxford researchers say.
A new type of leafhopper has been found in the New Jersey Pine Barrens.
Only a small percentage of closely related animal species will have contact due to climate change by end of century, say researchers.
An annual survey of whales in New Zealand's Cook Strait spotted a rare white whale yesterday.
Having developed new-and-improved "decoys" that imitate female invasive insects the Emerald Ash Borer, scientists are hoping to preserve new-growth ash trees, the insects' quarry.
Oregon State University-Cascades will plants its new campus with native bunch grasses, wildflowers, and native bushes from its site.
As climactic conditions adjust in Antarctica's Dry Valley, soil organisms will factor in too, not just geochemical processes beneath the soil, researchers say.
A type of lizard in Australia's Western Queensland changes sex from male to female in temperatures over 90 degrees, helping them to lay more eggs and colonize areas faster, researchers believe.
One of the transponders that a Japanese university released between 2011 and 2013 is sought on Vancouver Island, in western British Columbia.
Coral that was killed during tectonic-plate movement near the Solomon Islands shows earthquake history and helps with some predictions, say researchers.
Using coral genes from the Great Barrier Reef and another reef 300 miles to the south, researchers say that genes can be adjusted for warming temperatures.