News from the Field

Well THIS Man Is An Island

Nick Hancock is ready to rock. The Scottish adventurer and former Officer Training Corps cadet is headed to the Rockall islet, the most isolated rock in British waters, located 260 miles west of... Read More

New App Geotags Roadkill

Thanks to a new app from WVC Reporter, you'll never have to be grossed out by roadkill again. The smartphone-based system for citizen scientists was referenced by a report in PLOS ONE this week... Read More

Famous Gray Wolf Fathers Pups

The saga continues for OR-7, California's first gray wolf. Last we heard of him, our hero had found a mate and biologists were eager for news of offspring. Now we have confirmation: OR-7 is father... Read More

WWII Vets to Parachute into Normandy Again

Ninety-three-year-old Jim "Pee Wee" Martin originally parachuted into Normandy, France, 70 years ago as part of the Allied invasion of Europe. Now he's going to try it again, hopefully with less... Read More