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The land-dwelling ‘hell heron’ was a 30-foot aquatic assassin
The towering terrors were discovered on the dino-rich Isle of Wight.
Goodbye to the Molokai creeper, scioto madtom, and 21 other species, now declared extinct
The US Fish and Wildlife Service is finally recommending these creatures come off the endangered species list.
These are the days in the year you’re more likely to hit a deer
Accident reports and insurance claims in New York and other states show some clear patterns.
How to keep fat bears (and other bears) out of your trash
Bears should be noshing on tasty salmon, not human scraps.
Parasitic birds like cuckoos seem to target victims who can’t see well
An analysis of more than 2,000 species suggests eye size may determine which birds are fooled by imposter eggs.
Vampire bats rendezvous with their friends when dining out
Fancy meeting you on this cow!
Watch a gray wolf annoy a grizzly bear by biting its butt
It's the second video from Yellowstone in recent weeks.
Two-legged dinosaurs wagged their tails like giant, scaly puppies
Were they trying to save energy, or just happy to see you?
Lockdown made cities friendlier for some birds
Sightings of bald eagles and many other species increased as noise and traffic dropped.
The next generation of skincare might come from frog foam
Túngara frogs protect their eggs with a special foam that scientists want to use for future, long-acting topical antibiotics.