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No more escargot? An invasive worm from New Guinea, known to have an insatiable appetite for snails, is invading Europe.
The young conservationist's decision to work with the marine park has sparked intense backlash from many opposed to the park's treatment of animals.
What happens when you use a high speed camera to capture footage of a goshawk attacking a waterballoon? This.
Video: National Geographic photographer Paul Nicklen came face-to-face with one of Antarctica's most vicious predators. He couldn't believe what happened next.
Let the sloth-a-thon begin.
How does the fear of wolves change the behavior of deer and elk? Scientists study this connection and discover how entire ecosystems benefit from wolves keeping herbivores on edge.
The path to becoming a savvy naturalist can be made easier with a smartphone and these apps.
While not as cool as bringing dinosaurs back from extinction, some scientists are suggesting that certain butterflies and pigeons could return.
Scientists conducted aerial surveys, examined causes of sea otter deaths and analyzed genes to check for influence from oil exposure to gauge the animal's recovery.
Video: Mila, a 41-year-old African elephant, hadn’t seen a fellow pachyderm in 37 years until recently.
On top of a stampeding dolphin 'megapod' and a migrating group of gray whales in California, the video also features heartwarming footage of a newborn humpback whale with its mother in Maui.
Biologists have reason to be hopeful as Florida kicks off its annual sea turtle nesting season.
Apologies to Yogi and Boo-Boo.
You’ll have a rollicking good time watching these videos of goats, dogs, cats, cheetahs, dolphins, and polar bears at play.
These odd, cute and quirky animals each have fascinating adaptations that allow them to live in some of the most inhospitable places on the planet.
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