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The Ili pika, sometimes referred to as the 'magic rabbit,' is more endangered than the panda.
Yellowstone's grizzlies woke up way earlier than usual this year. What's to blame?
This video of playful pigs, goats, rabbits and sheep is quite possibly the best pick-me-up file you'll see today.
Scientists found several skulls and various other bones — including those of the arm, shoulder and backbone of the amphibian — in an ancient lake bed in Portugal.
Dr. Scott Sims flies and drives around Hawaii to help all creatures, great and small.
Scientists had to follow a trailer of crab collectors to dealers to people gathering and selling the crabs to determine where the crabs originated.
These newborn chameleons have about a year of maturing to do until they're capable of displaying their brilliant color palettes, but they're fascinating even without that!
Rare foxes living only on the Channel Islands off California nearly disappeared forever. But recovery efforts have brought them back, and in record time!
Scientists remain unsure if the catfish will shoot intergalactic smugglers first or not.
Researched turned to collagen from bones to determine these oddball animals' lineages.
For an animal that looks a bit like a furry boulder, a bison has quite a few surprising moves.
Test your knowledge of the wild world of animal mating.
An exceptionally snowy winter can alter migration patterns, make foraging for food difficult and make a typical environment uninhabitable.
Researchers think unusually warm waters might be the reason for stranded and starving pups.
Ducks can swim in ice-cold ponds during the winter, yet don't seem to have any problem with their feet freezing. How is it possible?
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