The Smithsonian's National Zoo is naming its female giant panda cub Bao Bao after receiving more than 123,000 votes online from the public to help give its new cub an identity.
Thanksgiving means delicious dinners for us, but it's a dangerous day for turkeys. Here are a few things you didn't know about Benjamin Franklin's favorite bird.
What is that?According to a researcher at a Canadian university, it is a rarely seen fish from the arctic.
The National Zoo says a zebra bit a keeper multiple times during an encounter in the animal's enclosure.
Florida won't be repeating a public hunt for Burmese pythons in the Everglades.
A female lion at the Dallas Zoo was killed by a male lion in front of visitors on Sunday and officials are unsure what prompted the attack.
One common sea worm has a rather uncommon trick: Chaeteopterus variopedatus also known as the parchment tube worm for the paper-like tubes it builds for itself and lives within...
Six tons of carvings, jewelry, trinkets and tusks were reduced to powder Thursday afternoon.