Hybrid of extinct aurochs and ice age bison discovered in cave paintings
October 19, 2016, 12:04 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The ancient species has been affectionately called the 'Higgs bison' due to its elusive nature.
The story of modern orangutans in 6 arresting photographs
October 18, 2016, 7 p.m. by Catie Leary
Award-winning photographer Tim Laman explores the lives and culture of orangutans in Borneo and Sumatra.
At Glacier Bay, witness a national park emerge from an ice age
October 18, 2016, 2:24 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Explore one of the few places where you can see a forest ecosystem regenerating after centuries of ice.
Tasmanian devil milk may hold key to killing superbugs
October 18, 2016, 10:51 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Don't mess with devils. This mammal's milk holds antimicrobial peptides that can kill off even the most fierce bacterial and fungal infections.
How a caustic lake in Tanzania became a flamingo paradise
October 18, 2016, 7:32 a.m. by Catie Leary
This salty soda lake literally turns dead animals into calcified statues. Why do lesser flamingos love it so much?
Oryx calf born in Chad for the first time in 3 decades
October 17, 2016, 7:05 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This species is extinct in the wild, but an ambitious reintroduction program hopes to change that.
Rare brown panda is funny, cute and looking for a mate
October 17, 2016, 1:05 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Orphaned panda used to be bullied. Now he's adorably fine and looking for a mate.
A little help here? Mark the rhino gets tire stuck on his horn
October 17, 2016, 11:02 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
This Zimbabwe rhino is a victim of pollution.