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?
Shining A Light On The Smaller Wild Cat Species loading...
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.
Dazzling New Mimic Beetles Found, May Already Be Under Threat loading...
Dazzling New Mimic Beetles Found, May Already Be Under Threat
Jewel weevils are so good at deterring predators with their iridescent displays, other beetles are mimicking them, new research shows.
Dolphin Mum Adopts Whale Calf—A First loading...
Dolphin Mum Adopts Whale Calf—A First
The orphaned calf even learned to act like a bottlenose dolphin, gaining acceptance into the community.
How This Camera Car Captured The Perfect Tiger Close-Up loading...
How This Camera Car Captured The Perfect Tiger Close-Up
It took intimate pictures of big cats—until a curious female got too close.
This Mountaineering Mouse Is The World's Highest-Dwelling Mammal loading...
This Mountaineering Mouse Is The World's Highest-Dwelling Mammal
The yellow-rumped leaf-eared mouse can live from sea level all the way up to the peaks of Andean volcanoes, surprising experts.
One of biggest great white sharks seen feasting on sperm whale in rare video loading...
One of biggest great white sharks seen feasting on sperm whale in rare video
The famous Deep Blue and two other large females were spotted off Hawaii, an unusual gathering and location for the elusive predators.
He Spent His Career Studying A Frog. Then He Discovered Its True Identity. loading...
He Spent His Career Studying A Frog. Then He Discovered Its True Identity.
Sylvia’s leaf frog had been mislabeled for over 90 years—until Andrew Gray figured out it was a species all its own.
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This amazing new series showcases the strangest, freakiest, weirdest, and just plain "out of this world" behaviors in the animal kingdom. From animals that develop their babies in their mothers back skin; to strange adaptations that enable creatures to survive in extreme environments; to alien-looking body parts and camouflage, this series will cover it all. 

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