The mysteries around hibernating bears have intrigued curious children and researchers alike for ages. What is hibernation, what causes it and aren’t bears too big to truly hibernate? And probably most interestingly - could humans do this someday?
It's time for the bears to pack on the salmon and prepare for winter hibernation, but first they must compete in a battle of the fattest: Fat Bear Week.
Condors once ranged from Baja California all the way to British Columbia. But, in 1987, the last wild California condor was taken into captivity in order to preserve the species. Now, thanks to a breeding program in central California, the condors are finally returning to their natural habitat in Big Sur.
Last month, the world’s loneliest frog found his one and only Juliet. Now, his luck has turned as he's reunited with even more Loa Water frogs that were rescued from a single stream in Chile. He's his story.
There has been a lot of not-so-great elephant news out of Africa in the last couple of decades. Between 2006 and 2015, an estimated 100,000 elephants disappeared across the continent. However, the story of the Serengeti is slightly different to other national parks in Africa. Here's some insight as to why.
In June, twin red pandas were born at England’s Chester Zoo as part of its endangered species breeding program, and they are as adorable as ever! After nine weeks in their nest boxes, these cubs passed their health checkup, which is great news in the animal world as there are less than 10,000 in the wild.
Conservationists from Chester Zoo have hatched 150 incredibly rare 1mm-long caterpillars. They are planned for release into the wild across parts of north west England, where they have been extinct for a century. Here’s how the once-extinct species has hope for being a common sight across England again.
The Amazon rainforest is burning at a record rate. Here is what you need to know.
One research foundation is working to change public perception of sharks by taking people swimming with them – without a cage.
Shark scientist Dr. Neil Hammerschlag debunks news of Great White dying from choking on a sea turtle.
A new Pocket Shark has been discovered and it's insanely cute! Here's what you need to know...
A small shark leaps onto a surfer's board in Bondi Beach, Australia and soon swims away.
With the shortage in sharks, other fish and squid are growing larger in size from feasting on energy-rich items.
Megalodon, the biggest shark to have ever lived has a cousin Megalolamna. It is, however, unclear whether this creature even existed.