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At Lion Country Safari, you're the one in the cage (aka your car). Read about my drive around this expansive, drive-through wildlife park.
A puppy meant for illegal dog fighting is treated to lots of cuddles by U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan.
The critically endangered grey nurse shark was coaxed into a 'shark sock,' wrestled onto a stretcher and then brought to the surface for her life-saving procedure.
Butterflies get all the glory in the bug world. But moths are far from being the ugly step-sisters. Check out these gorgeous winged moths and their flamboyant coloration.
The invasive species has already wreaked havoc in the Great Lakes and other regions.
Manta rays, huge winged fish that glide like kites through the sea, are now finding a safe zone to call their own. Indonesia discovered that rays are worth nearly 2,000 times more if kept alive for tourism than killed for the fish market.
Naming animals is a science, to be sure. But it's clearly a science with a sense of humor. Here are just a few animal species with ridiculous (albeit reasonably descriptive) names.
With his new role at the Vancouver Aquarium's Ocean Pollution Science Program, Peter Ross will monitor the health of fish and marine mammals.
Whether you're looking for an exciting glimpse into a bald eagle nest or a sunny escape from your winter woes, these live feeds are sure to entertain.
Jolly discovered that many lemur species live in female-dominated societies.
The lemurs live in an ever dwindling habitat due to illegal trade in wood and forest burning for the sake of farming.
Researchers have found that tadpoles eat each other only when faced with starvation and high competition for food.
Watch what happens as biologists in a dingy scramble to help a massive whale entangled in hundreds of feet of rope.
A new study reveals the surprising way some ants stay safe when the waters rise.
A 7-day-old panther kitten found cold and listless inside a den is rescued by biologists. Two weeks later, this vocal little guy is doing well.
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