Starving-Polar-Bear Photographer Recalls What Went Wrong loading...
Starving-Polar-Bear Photographer Recalls What Went Wrong
One year later, Cristina Mittermeier explains what she and her team were trying to accomplish with that gut-wrenching image.
Solar-Powered Slugs Hide Wild Secrets—But They’re Vanishing loading...
Solar-Powered Slugs Hide Wild Secrets—But They’re Vanishing
The photosynthetic sea slug, which lives off the U.S. East Coast, is becoming almost too rare to research.
What A Newborn Sun Bear Teaches Us About the Illegal Wildlife Trade loading...
What A Newborn Sun Bear Teaches Us About the Illegal Wildlife Trade
Usually sun bears saved from the wildlife trade are too traumatized to reproduce, so a rare birth is cause for celebration.
Why These Leopard Sisters Are Mating With the Same Male loading...
Why These Leopard Sisters Are Mating With the Same Male
This unusual arrangement was likely the result of the two females coincidentally going into heat at the same time.
What Does It Take to Raise a Flamingo? loading...
What Does It Take to Raise a Flamingo?
A zoo celebrates as its flamingo flock gives birth to five new chicks—but the process is more difficult than it may seem.
World’s Biggest Pig Captured in Rare Video loading...
World’s Biggest Pig Captured in Rare Video
The 600-pound giant forest hog is expert at avoiding people, who are increasingly hunting the animal in its African habitat.
Rare Moose Triplets Spotted—Here's Why They're So Unusual loading...
Rare Moose Triplets Spotted—Here's Why They're So Unusual
Based on a recent video, the trio of calves seem to be “in great shape,” according to one expert.
How Did Sea Turtle Get a Straw Up Its Nose? loading...
How Did Sea Turtle Get a Straw Up Its Nose?
Scientists studying olive ridley sea turtles in Costa Rica recently helped the injured reptile.
As Tigers Become Rarer, Poachers Are Targeting Lions loading...
As Tigers Become Rarer, Poachers Are Targeting Lions
Growing numbers of wild lions in Africa are slaughtered for their teeth and claws, sought in Asian countries for jewelry.
Baby Sloth Reunited With Mum in Moving Video loading...
Baby Sloth Reunited With Mum in Moving Video
Found alone on a Costa Rican beach, the infant was returned to its mother thanks to a creative technique by wildlife rescuers.
Why You're Probably Training Your Cat All Wrong loading...
Why You're Probably Training Your Cat All Wrong
Yes, they're independent and willful, but felines can be taught certain behaviors—to the benefit of both cat and human.
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Experience the incredible and inspiring rebirth of an African wilderness through the eyes of Emmy Award-winning wildlife cameraman Bob Poole. Darting lions, wrestling crocs, facing down angry elephants – it’s all part of a day’s work as he joins the battle to re-wild a legendary national park that was destroyed during a long civil war. It's one of the most ambitious wilderness restoration projects ever attempted.

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