Epic clash: Watch a moray eel battle a sea snake for its life
April 10, 2013, 9:35 a.m. by Shea Gunther
A diver managed to capture an ouroboros clash (look it up) between a sea snake and a moray eel on video. Check it out here on MNN.
Mink babies jeopardized by contaminated food, shelter
April 3, 2013, 10:31 a.m. by Environmental Health News
Since minks are near the top of the food chain, they accumulate large quantities of chemicals over a lifetime.
Remote camera snaps curious tiger cub in India
March 26, 2013, 4:17 p.m. by Andrea Thompson, OurAmazingPlanet
The camera is in India's Bhadra Tiger Reserve, a habitat that has seen success in growing the tiger population.
Elephants vanish in Congo reserve
March 1, 2013, 2:35 p.m. by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
The Okapi Faunal Reserve is considering one of the most secure in the Congo, but recent political instability puts the elephants at risk.
Bison could be reintroduced to Alaska
January 24, 2013, 11:05 a.m. by Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet
Some Alaskans have rejected the idea of introducing an animal listed under the Endangered Species Act for fear that this might interfere with gas and oil lands.
Scientists find thriving population of endangered tapirs in S. America
January 23, 2013, 11 a.m. by Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet
The tapir population has decreased by more than 30 percent in the last 33 years due to logging and hunting.
Lions face shrinking savannahs in Africa
December 4, 2012, 12:27 p.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Using Google Earth, scientists were able to pinpoint where humans and lions were crossing paths as the savannah becomes more developed.
Orangutan survival relies on key forest corridor
October 16, 2012, 8:19 a.m. by OurAmazingPlanet
The primates face habitat challenges due to deforestation.
Tiger numbers on the rise in Nepal
August 1, 2012, 9:13 a.m. by Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer
Camera traps took about 300 photographs of tigers in the park in 2011, from which 37 individuals were identified by their unique pattern of stripes.
16 wildlife hotspots in the U.S. that need protecting
July 13, 2012, 9:57 a.m. by OurAmazingPlanet Staff
Private land development and highways have had significant impacts on the locations, say environmental advocates.
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