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After the dinosaurs, Earth became an all-you-can-eat buffet for snakes
The scaly opportunists were quick to broaden their diets after the mass extinction.
A rare two-headed turtle is alive and thriving, surprising scientists
The bicephalic reptile is thriving.
How to help birds avoid crashing into your windows
It's important that we help birds migrate safely.
Ancient humans might have bred one of the scariest birds on the planet
It shows that hunter-gather societies possessed sophisticated knowledge of nature and animals.
This annual starling murmuration is so dense it’s called ‘The Black Sun’
How do starlings manage to fly in such mesmerizing synchronized displays?
Scientists discovered an extremely rare tardigrade fossil trapped in Dominican amber
The new specimen is also a never before seen species and genus.
The best ways to wrangle, repel, and just get snakes out of your home
Like Snakes on a Plane, but on the ground and without the violence.
The land-dwelling ‘hell heron’ was a 30-foot aquatic assassin
The towering terrors were discovered on the dino-rich Isle of Wight.
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.