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These creatures rely on a pungent power to defend themselves against threats.
Samango monkeys in South Africa have learned to capitalize on their predators' fear of humans.
Frogs act as our canary in the coal mine when it comes to environmental pollution.
Bjarke Ingels Group's proposed Givskud Zoo makeover makes the 'best possible and freest possible environment for the animals’ lives' a top priority.
Conservationists estimate that more than 1 million pangolins have been removed from their habitats over the last decade.
Bees are one of our top most important pollinators. But other species, including birds, bats and butterflies are also important contributors. Here's how birds help with the task.
Wildlife cameras have captured photos of 3 different pups, and biologists suspect there could be more.
July 29 is International Tiger Day! Celebrate these endangered big cats with these adorable images.
This unusual behavior, which varies by bird species, plays two important roles in protecting healthy feathers.
The birds are contaminated by pesticides in the soils, and residents in the town are asking if they're at risk as well.
These beautiful ponies have a long history, and a shaky future, on the moor.
A live-streaming webcam on a beach in the Florida Keys captures the hatching of about 100 baby loggerhead sea turtles. [Video]
Sometimes you just have to take a break from paying attention to the world and zone out on pictures of cats.
They may be small, but they make a big impact on forest flora.
It took the humans a little while to catch on to what this very smart crow was telling them when he swooped in for a sip of the water.
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