The great basin rattlesnake (Crotalus lutosus), one of six new unique species identified by University of Arkansas biologists and their colleagues.Courtesy of Blake L. Thomason There are more species of rattlesnake slithering around western North..
Tiger camera trap. An eight-year study shows tiger population recovering in a Thai sanctuary, the only location in Southeast Asia where tigers are confirmed to be increasing in number.Credit: Government of Thailand/WCS Thailand A new..
An Abyssinian lion—which was rescued from captivity—rests at a ‘Born Free’ game reserve in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Local reports were confirmed when a population of previously unknown lions was caught on camera trap in the..
Birds use sophisticated changes to the structure of their feathers to create multi-coloured plumage, using a process that could pave the way for the creation of paints and clothing colours that won’t fade over time…
Above underwater video shot by a diver reveals the moment a cruise ship’s anchor caused ‘significant’ damage to a portion of coral reef in the Caribbean.Coral reefs, which are already in danger from climate change, are..
Cornell University research leads to first puppies born by in vitro fertilization. Credit: Cornell University For the first time, a litter of puppies was born by in vitro fertilization, thanks to work by Cornell University..
Sub-Saharan Africa was classified into four herbivory regimes, or ‘herbivomes’ based on analyses of the abundance and community composition of different herbivore functional types. These ecoregions support previously held views on the distinctiveness of forest,..
It took Alan McFadyen, an avid wildlife photographer, 6 years, 4,200 hours and 720,000 photos to get this perfect shot of diving Kingfisher in honor of his grandfather. Alan McFadyen, 46, was taken by his grandfather..
Have you ever seen a white squirrel? Wildlife photographer Andrew Fulton spots animal thought to be one of just four in the country due to gene mutation in Marbury Country Park, Northwich, UK. “It was my first time..
A tortoise from a newly identified species: the Eastern Santa Cruz Tortoise (Chelonoidis donfaustoi).Credit: Washington Tapia A research team working in the Galapagos Archipelago has discovered there are two species of giant tortoises — not..