The World’s Biggest Conference On Wildlife Trade Is Happening. Get The Details. loading...
The World’s Biggest Conference On Wildlife Trade Is Happening. Get The Details.
Delegations from all over the world are gathering in Switzerland to discuss protections for more than 500 species.
Orangutans Are Our Closest Relatives But We Are Neglecting Them? loading...
Orangutans Are Our Closest Relatives But We Are Neglecting Them?
Once a month award-winning National Geographic photographer Jayaprakash Bojan boards a friend’s houseboat and putt-putts down the Sekonyer River which wends its way through the Tanjung Puting National Park in Kalimantan.
Hundreds Of Zoos And Aquariums Accused Of Mistreating Animals loading...
Hundreds Of Zoos And Aquariums Accused Of Mistreating Animals
Many "gold-standard" zoos and aquariums worldwide let visitors pet, feed, and take selfies with animals, a new report finds.
The King Of Birds Dresses The Part When Pursuing A Mate loading...
The King Of Birds Dresses The Part When Pursuing A Mate
Though rarely seen in the wild, the western tragopan’s flashy features and elaborate dance moves catch the eyes of potential mates.
We Finally Know Why Flashlight Fish Glow loading...
We Finally Know Why Flashlight Fish Glow
Scientists have found a new explanation for a behaviour they witnessed in the largest school of glowing fish ever seen.
These Sharks Glow Underwater—Thanks To Tiny Lightsabers loading...
These Sharks Glow Underwater—Thanks To Tiny Lightsabers
A new study finds a brand-new chemical pathway for biofluorescence in sharks—and the molecules are also antibacterial.
Forest Fires Are Getting Too Hot—Even For Fire-Adapted Animals loading...
Forest Fires Are Getting Too Hot—Even For Fire-Adapted Animals
The black-backed woodpecker needs wildfires to survive. But has it hit its limit?
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Shining A Light On The Smaller Wild Cat Species
Ben Britton is talking animatedly about caracals. On a recent trip to Botswana where he has been working on conservation projects for over 10 years he spotted a caracal in the wild.
Imitation Crab? Meet 6 Creatures That Steal Others’ Looks loading...
Imitation Crab? Meet 6 Creatures That Steal Others’ Looks
From panda ants to alligator bugs, here are some unexpected critters that emulate iconic species.
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