Next time a big, blue tarantula comes crawling over, just ask yourself, "Why is it blue?"
"How snakes lost their legs has long been a mystery to scientists," Dr. Hongyu Yi says in a press release from the University of Edinburgh.
Bird flies away after rescue and posing for picture with Canadian siblings
One of the four northern white rhinoceros left on Earth died Nov. 22.
The new viral craze is apparently scaring cats with cucumbers, because the Internet is a weird place and humans enjoy low-grade animal cruelty as long as it's adorable.
Two well–preserved cave lion cubs, complete with fur, ears, and whiskers, were unveiled Tuesday in Russia. They were discovered in a Siberian ice sheet in Yakutia this past summer,...
The Food and Drug Administration has ruled that genetically engineered salmon are safe to eat, paving the way for the first altered animals to one day reach supermarket shelves.
Writing in the journal ZooKeys, researchers said the new species of troglobitic harvestman spider, landumoema smeagol, is believed to be found only in a network of caves in Brazil’...
On first glance, the courtship of the blue-capped cordon-bleu songbirds looks rather uneventful. The birds, perched next to each other, begin singing and appear to nervously hop. ...
Five little penguins out for a stroll