New evidence suggests some toads bask in sun to heal themselves of chytrid fungus.
A new paper finds for the first time a way to deactivate Chronic Wasting Disease prions, using a common household product.
The human health and marine conservation sectors are fighting the same root causes and effects of poor water quality. They’re just fighting them separately. New science says the opportunities for collaboration are there and it's past time to bridge the gaps.
Big disease outbreaks are making our ocean biota sick, from corals with spots and halos to starfish melting away
Wildlife diseases are an often-overlooked threat. We give you the short details on seven little-known bacteria, fungi or viruses threatening wild species.
Chronic Wasting Disease is now found in 26 states. What does it mean for deer, and for you?
Boreal toads are disappearing in some areas, thriving in others, despite the same disease presence.
The least fun part of summer camping? Smelly toilets. But a scent-free future may lie with a humble worm.
Having a leopard as a neighbor has risks, but it may also reduce rabies risk.
Protected forests, like the one at High Mountain Preserve and others yet to be found, give bats that were devastated by white-nose syndrome room to reproduce and recover.
The quest to restore the American elm has been underway for more than 50 years. Now success is closer than ever.
Killing off the world’s vultures can come back to bite people — literally — in the form of rabid dogs.