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Wolves living on the coastline of the Pacific Northwest have specialized in enough ways to be considered an unofficial subspecies of grey wolf. Conservation photographer April Bencze zeroes in on their lives and needs.
Nitrogen-enhanced grass at golf courses across the country attract these creatures by the hundreds, and one golf club is jumping at the opportunity to study the animals.
The amazing constellation-like eyes of this screech owl are actually the result of visual impairments.
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.
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