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Inspired by offshore oil platforms, Waterstudio's Sea Tree is a novel way to provide refuge for urban wildlife.
The spiny chancelloriid is another in a line of bizarre Cambrian creatures.
Since the day she came home from the hospital, 6-month-old Alia has shared her mother with a baby sloth, and now the two are inseparable.
The Amazon tree boa comes in an astounding variety of colors and patterns.
This spun glass moth caterpillar is strange but beautiful.
Couple's first visit to New York City and Washington, D.C., is a philanthropic tour de force.
The osprey is found on every continent except Antarctica and eats a diet almost entirely of fish caught on the wing. Here's what makes this raptor exceptional at fishing.
From seeing the invisible to swimming for miles, these marvelous mammals have more tricks up their hooves than just pulling sleighs.
Sometimes called millionfish, they make great flashy-finned friends.
After a heat wave left hundreds of baby bats orphaned in Australia, wildlife rehabilitators stepped in to feed them, stroke them and swaddle them.
The court rejected the legal persons since the definition of personhood involves both rights and the ability to perform duties, things chimps cannot do.
The iconic animals have declined 40 percent in just 15 years, a plight that has gone largely unnoticed until recently.
Many people use the words rabbit and hare interchangeably, but these are 2 very different creatures. Here's how to tell the difference.
Proponents argue that reindeer are a more reliable form of transportation than snowmobiles when it comes to chasing down criminals in the tundra.
Grab your binoculars and help scientists study bird populations in the world's longest-running citizen science survey.
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