December 14, 2018, 12:08 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Australian shark populations along the Queensland coast have dropped significantly over the past 50 years.
As iconic species disappear, pigeons and rats are inheriting the Earth
December 7, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Goodbye rhinos and tigers. All hail our pigeon overlords.
Scientists confirm existence of 'mythical' salamander along Gulf Coast
December 6, 2018, 2:55 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Rumors have circulated for decades about the so-called 'leopard eel,' and now scientists have confirmed its existence.
Meet the bilby! 5 fast facts about this adorable Australian animal
December 6, 2018, 10:53 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These adorable creatures are becoming more popular, and they may just take over as the country's animal representative for Easter.
At 68 years old, Wisdom the Laysan albatross lays another egg
December 6, 2018, 10:03 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Wisdom is still raising babies in her 60s!
'Psychedelic' jellyfish dominates the deep-sea dance floor
December 6, 2018, 9:17 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Nicknamed the 'psychedelic Medusa,' this fascinating species was spotted during a NOAA research mission.
Exuberant digging dog unearths 13,000-year-old woolly mammoth tooth
December 5, 2018, 12:03 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
A puppy named Scout dug up the historic find in his Washington state backyard.
Humans step in to translate for little blue penguin at Christchurch beach
December 5, 2018, 10:38 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Billy the baby blue penguin needed all the help he could get as he had potentially wandered a bit away from home.
Ecologists share their passion for nature in these winning images
December 5, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Jacqueline Gulledge
The British Ecological Society annual photography competition celebrates both flora and fauna.
What we can learn about longevity from Lonesome George
December 4, 2018, 1:41 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Researchers study the genetic secrets of the world's last Pinta Island tortoise.
Fans mourn famed Yellowstone wolf killed by trophy hunter
December 3, 2018, 1:48 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The legal killing of Spitfire has sparked renewed efforts to establish a buffer zone around Yellowstone National Park.