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  • Dancing with Climate Change

    Dancing with Climate Change

    In California's White Mountains, scientists ponder the fate of beardtongues, bristlecone pines and butterflies in a rapidly warming world.

  • Kind words for a much-maligned mammal

    Kind words for a much-maligned mammal

    In The Wolverine Way, Douglas Chadwick examines an elusive carnivore and the scientists who study it.

  • Small wonders, big world

    Small wonders, big world

    A couple of hitherto-unknown bees are discovered in Nevada -- just two of the many new species found every year.

  • One Way to Save the Wolf? Hunt It.

    One Way to Save the Wolf? Hunt It.

    Montana wildlife managers say the state's first wolf hunt has been a success -- for both the hunters and their prey.

  • Eggstraction

    Eggstraction

    A California condor chick hatches in Pinnacles National Monument, the first one born there in a century.

  • The marten chronicles

    The marten chronicles

    Biologists trying to photograph wolverines see martens as a nuisance, but martens are actually pretty cool creatures themselves.

  • The wreck

    The wreck

    While scientists try to understand the reasons behind recent seabird die-offs, volunteers count the corpses on Northwest beaches.

  • Keeper of the wildlife

    Biologist Les Bighorn, a Dakota Sioux, works to restore the swift fox to its native landscape on the Fort Peck Sioux and Assiniboine Reservation.

  • Sniffin’ out scat for conservation

    Wicket – a wildly energetic dog discovered in an animal shelter – serves scientists by looking for grizzly poop in the Montana wilds.

  • 'Miss Fish Hatchery'

    Wildlife conservation biologist Jenn Logan has a soft spot for the less-glamorous endangered species like razorback suckers and boreal toads

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