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The praying mantis has features only nature is imaginative enough to dream up.
The feline predator wasn't even photographed alive and in its element until 2002.
These raptors are found all over the world in sizes large and small, and have been in myths and legends for thousands of years. So how much do you really know about these birds?
The San Joaquin antelope squirrel lives in California's arid landscapes, and is facing some all too common threats.
Are you someone who couldn't care less about the big game but still wants to be entertained? Here are some adorable options to consider.
Many bird species have bills that stand out from the crowd. See if you can pair the name with the familiar beak.
A rescued Amur tiger named 'Zolushka,' Russian for Cinderella, is helping raise hopes that her kind can bounce back.
'Journey Home' ad enrages online audience for its promotion of irresponsible breeding practices and the sale of animals.
Staff at the Alaska SeaLife Center are caring for the young harbor seal and teaching him basic husbandry skills.
Never underestimate the fascinating things you'll see when you simply sit and watch wildlife.
These soft corals resemble quills and hide all sorts of surprises in their polyps.
Blizzard, schmizzard. New Yorkers are on edge following 2 rare coyote sightings in Manhattan within a matter of weeks.
Ravens are smart. Like, scary smart. Like, secretly-our-overlords smart.
The aquatic creatures likely survive on microscopic marine creatures that have been released by melting glacial ice.
The venom of some cone snails contains insulin, a new study finds, helping the sluggish mollusks snag speedier prey.
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