A short video out of Chaing Mai, Thailand showing an adorable young elephant “rescuing” a man in a river has gone viral after it was posted to YouTube.
A frog named Toughie, likely the last of his species, died quietly in his enclosure at the Atlanta Botanical Garden this week, reports the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
In northwest Ecuador, scientists have discovered a new species of ant— and they found it in the stomach contents of a frog.
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...