The race is on to save a spectacular stranger– the vaquita, a shy, beautiful, and mysterious porpoise, whose habitat is being plundered by criminals.
Forget Caller ID, tiger stripe ID is a lifesaver in one corner of India.
Whether it’s cucumbers or cash, we primates get all emotional. A study on decision-making among apes sheds light on our own species.
Have Myanmar’s highly endangered Asian elephants been saved in a counter-intuitive way–in part, by keeping them employed in logging camps?
If any bird can be considered an iconic New Yorker, he’s it. At 24, a venerable age for a hawk, Pale Male has lived the lyrics of the famous song–he’s done it his way.
Can a drug that gave mice longer lives and improved brain function work for dogs and people too? A new study plans to find out.
The common enough danger for zoo animals, who cannot escape or fight back, is being taunted, harassed, or even intentionally harmed.
Does dehorning rhinos keep them safe from poachers? Namibia tries a controversial program.