Endangered black rhino baby born on Christmas Eve at Michigan zoo
December 27, 2019, 2:21 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The baby boy appears healthy and is nursing regularly, according to zoo officials.
Drone captures the largest swarm of sea turtles ever filmed
November 29, 2019, 10:51 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The density of turtles is so high that you could almost imagine crossing the sea by hopping from shell to shell.
A blue whale's heart may only beat twice per minute when diving for food
November 27, 2019, 9:51 a.m. by Russell McLendon
This is the first time scientists have recorded the heart rate of a blue whale, the largest animal on Earth.
Black-throated finch wins 2019 Australian bird of the year
November 19, 2019, 12:57 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The 'subtly stunning' songbird needs attention like this to save it from habitat loss, conservationists say.
Przewalski's horses: 10 things you didn't know about the last 'wild' horses on Earth
October 16, 2019, 10:56 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These small, stocky horses have a fascinating history.
This rare songbird is back from the brink, thanks to the Endangered Species Act
October 8, 2019, 3:10 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The Kirtland's warbler was nearly extinct in the 1970s, but it has finally recovered, conservationists say.
It's a record season for sea turtles in Georgia, even with a hurricane
October 3, 2019, 2:33 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Dorian destroyed sea turtle nests along the coast, but it's still a record year for the threatened species.
Britain will soon have the toughest trophy hunting laws in the world
September 30, 2019, 1:37 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
No 'trophy' can enter the country.