Learn about animals, including the latest animal news, advancements in animal health research and animal photos.
Get the eagle's eye-view! These videos will put you in the driver's seat with some of the animal kingdom's wildest denizens.
The diminutive size of these animals that makes them so terrifying: you might never see them coming.
The 430-pound silverback, who has had a hard time with the female gorillas, is moving to South Carolina.
2 eagles have returned to their nest at Berry College, and viewers can get an intimate look at the birds and watch them live.
Check out this treasure trove of up-close portraits of amazing bugs.
A staggering 688 rhinoceroses have been killed across South Africa this year, already surpassing last year's gruesome benchmark for the endangered animals.
Video: A bundle of baby pandas — all born to different mothers at the same research station in China — go on view for the first time.
Darcy the barn owl was supposed to fly the rings to the altar, but she took to the rafters and fell asleep instead.
While genetic changes played a part, the rise of sea levels may have exposed organisms to a wealth of new minerals that triggered mutations.
Video: A polar bear cub made its first public appearance at a zoo in Australia on Saturday to the delight of visitors and keepers. Nineteen-week-old Henry is the first polar bear cub to be born at Sea World on Queensland's Gold Coast.
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Can't tell the difference between snakes and legless lizards? Many legless lizards have external ear openings and movable eyelids.
Animals with smaller bodies and faster metabolic rates perceive time more slowly than we do, researchers say, letting them soak up more information per second.
Recent research shows the organized behavior relies on several regions of the fish genome.
The popular pets don't seem to have a musical preference, but they can tell the difference between the two composers.
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