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Bumblebees are going extinct in a time of ‘climate chaos’ loading...
Bumblebees are going extinct in a time of ‘climate chaos’
Loss of the vital pollinators, due in part to temperature extremes and fluctuations, could have dire consequences for ecosystems and agriculture
Got Bees? Meet a Swarm Chaser Up for the Challenge loading...
Got Bees? Meet a Swarm Chaser Up for the Challenge
The Swarm Chaser | Short Film by Maxwell Monty
Despite Thousands in Captivity, This Rare Songbird Is Going Extinct loading...
Despite Thousands in Captivity, This Rare Songbird Is Going Extinct
Long coveted for songbird competitions in Indonesia, black-winged mynahs have almost disappeared from the wild.
Remembering an African Lion That Defied Death loading...
Remembering an African Lion That Defied Death
C-boy, an iconic African lion, lived a longer-than-average life for his kind, and was admired for his tenacity and fierce spirit.
How Canada's Most Endangered Mammal Was Saved loading...
How Canada's Most Endangered Mammal Was Saved
The Vancouver Island marmot once plummeted to a wild population below 30. But a band of devoted conservationists brought it back.
What Do Wild Animals Do in Wildfires? loading...
What Do Wild Animals Do in Wildfires?
When big blazes spark and spread, some species escape, some perish—and some even thrive.
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.
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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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