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This female hooded merganser makes a spectacle out of eating breakfast.
The Arizona landmark is a 'favored habitat' of the solitary gray wolf's ancestors.
Strange patterns and odd shapes make these mantises stand out — even as they blend in.
The turtle evolutionary tree has been hotly debated for decades. Scientists finally have some answers.
A recent study finds that one population has decreased by 40 percent since 2000. Conservationists say this group is simply an indicator of what's to come for the whole species.
The black seadevil is rarely seen and had never been filmed in the wild until this video was taken in Monterey Bay last week.
Have you ever wanted to know if turkeys could fly or how we determine if it's a boy turkey or a girl turkey?
A snowy tundra might seem harsh and desolate from afar, but you'll quickly realize just how much life teems in the Arctic when you glimpse the photography of Ivan Kislov.
Capable of growing to over 3 inches in length, the St. Helena giant earwig is now merely the stuff of legend.
Tracker Boone Smith crashes a lion feast — and could become dinner.
Bald eagles are experts at catching fish on the fly. Here's how they pull off the trick.
India's white-spotted bush frog is the first species known to breed this way, but bamboo harvesting may pose a threat.
Additions to the list of vanishing wildlife include a rare U.S. bee, a globe-trotting eel, a popular sushi fish and a hot pink slug.
The little-known endangered mammal is the star of a week-long 'Angry Birds' tournament to raise awareness about wildlife poaching.
Everyone is talking about the chilly temperatures as autumn turns to winter. But musk oxen think it's no big thing.
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