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Researchers are baffled at the brutal behavior, as porpoises throughout Cardigan Bay are being systematically attacked by dolphins.
Wolves have been intertwined with humans since time immemorial. How much do you know about this important animal?
This red fox shows how easy it is for the brightly colored canid to blend in with dry grasses and underbrush.
Fishes' light up abilities even extend to around their eyes with spots that could act as a miniature light source.
By attributing human characteristics to animals — what's known as anthropomorphism — we're more likely to empathize with them, which can have both negative and positive effects on the species.
While they might give many folks the heebie-jeebies, snakes deserve some credit for their invaluable role they play.
The peacock-sized dinosaur likely used its long tail feathers to ensure a safe landing.
PBS series takes an intimate look at animal reproduction.
Hundreds of chimps once involved in medical testing now live at a 200-acre sanctuary, experiencing the outdoors for the first time.
Revenue from the animal-torn jeans will help support Japan's Kamine Zoo and the World Wildlife Fund.
They are absolutely adorable, but they are also living reasons why feeding wildlife can be a serious problem. Here's why.
A litter of 6 energetic cubs sounds like a lot, but some cheetah mothers have been known to give birth to 9 cubs in a single gestation period.
Long and curled, unfurling to get at the nectar inside flowers, the butterfly proboscis seems weird enough as it. But wait until you find out how it really works.
They're known for their silence-shattering howls. Here's the reason behind such loud vocalizations.
Regardless of how you feel about the state of ape-human relations, you'll appreciate this playful take on the plot of the blockbuster movie. [Video]
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