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After last year's traumatic nesting season, bird lovers are creatively increasing awareness of night herons.
Let's see how well you know your own species' family tree.
After 'The Daily Show,' the famous funnyman gets serious about farm animal protection.
Scientists first heard the Sichuan bush warbler sing in 1992, but it took two decades to find and identify the new species.
Before you head out to explore a reef or swim along the coastline, learn which species to avoid.
These receptors are built for speed, allowing bats to respond to stimuli in a split second.
Like many whales, this gentle giant seems to enjoy interacting with humans — as long as it's voluntary.
Deadlier than Glen Close with a kitchen knife, light's 'fatal attraction' kills millions of birds each year.
These frogs and toads run the gamut of beautiful, odd and even deadly. Prepare to be amazed!
A rat recently attacked Mrs. T while she hibernated, but thanks to human help, the nonagenarian is now faster than ever.
Some scientists are questioning the new find, including whether or not it's even a dinosaur at all.
Why would a woman in the bed of a pickup truck stick a ladder into a dumpster? To help a bear, of course! [Video]
This is the first documented case of an insect seeking out plants and other substances specifically for their healing properties.
This tiny rainbow-colored bird is one of Cuba's many unique and beautiful bird species found only in and around this Caribbean country.
Legendary animal advocate says the marine park's holding tanks for orcas and dolphins create an 'acoustical hell' that is cruel and harmful to the animals.
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