A giant tortoise on the Galapagos Islands who is more than 100 years old has been credited with saving his species from extinction.
When it comes to giraffes, can you spot the difference? A new study reveals there's more to the animals' species diversity than once suspected
Nearly a tenth of the world’s wilderness areas have been lost in the past two decades, the Wildlife Conservation Society announced on Thursday.
The population of the world's largest ape has collapsed over the last two decades.
Federal authorities took most humpback whales off the endangered species list Tuesday, saying their numbers have recovered through international efforts to protect the giant mammal...
International Union for Conservation of Nature upgrades the iconic black-and-white bear to 'vulnerable'
The world's largest living primate has been listed as critically endangered, making four of the six great ape species only one step away from extinction, according to a report rele...
Scientists estimate there are a little more than 350,000 elephants left in Africa
An ocean research organization has discovered a nursery and probably even the birthing site of great white sharks in the North Atlantic— and it’s near Montauk, Long Island.
The world's oceans continue to fascinate -here are some of the awesome creatures found throughout the world.