AnimalsWeird & Wild A king penguin and fur seals seen on South Georgia Island have mutations that affect how their bodies make various pigments. AnimalsWeird & Wild 3 Minute Read By Douglas Main Remote
MagazineBasic Instincts The Yosemite toad will mate and lay eggs only in certain sorts of pools. As climate change alters the pools, this endangered species is even more at risk. 1 Minute Read By Patricia
Bobbing on the gray-green waters west of Washington state’s San Juan Island, Sle-lh’x elten Jeremiah Julius lifted a Chinook salmon from a 200-gallon blue plastic fish box. He carried the gulping fish
In the deep winter weeks of last July, Shane Morse and Kevin Figliomeni nearly always got up before the sun rose. They awoke next to the remains of a campfire or, occasionally, in a roadside motel, and
A parrot has been taken into custody in northern Brazil following a police raid targeting crack dealers. According to reports in the Brazilian press, the bird had been taught to alert criminals to police
The Antarctic’s second-largest colony of emperor penguins collapsed in 2016, with more than 10,000 chicks lost, and the population has not recovered, according to a new study. Many of the adults relocated
(CNN) — Zoo Miami is celebrating the birth of its newest addition: a rare baby rhino. The newborn is making history by being the first successful birth of the species as a result of induced ovulation artificial
Some worry that such research blurs the line between humans and animals. When scientists in China added human genes to monkeys, they were hoping to gain a better understanding of how human brains develop.