Keep your hands off the whale
Plus, dancing dinosaurs
Prosthetic arms improve; narwhal tusks are as neat as ever
Scientists deploy genetic forensics to protect overhunted animals
Rating may help drive efforts to save some of Earth's most critically endangered (and weirdest) birds.
More than 50 of the most dangerous, disgusting, humiliating and just plain bad professions
Plus, a gallery of endangered zoo babies born this year. Squee!
A five-year study on global wildlife finds that one fourth of the world's known mammals face extinction
The American Museum of Natural History will receive endangered species samples from the National Park Service
The most endangered species on the planet might come as a surprise.
Some rare good environmental news.
Give these reptiles some love.
In this corner: Robert Lanza, vice president of medical and scientific development, Advanced Cell Technology (ACT). And in this corner: Kent Redford, director, Wildlife Conservation Society Institute.
2014 is off to a cute start.
It worked in the lab—but will it work in the jungle?
What makes each bear species stand out against the rest?
Richard Stroud is the nation's chief medical examiner for wildlife, and he's getting a state-of-the-art lab. Poachers beware.
Building a shark factory
The U.S.-Mexico fence protects the border but could endanger animals
Hundreds of species of plants and animals have been waiting literally decades to even be considered for protection under the Endangered Species Act. Thankfully, that's about to change.
Barred owls are being killed to save endangered spotted owls.