Two papers published in Nature disagree on when mammals evolved but also broaden the portrait of mammalian evolution.
Baby elephant in pool – put that into Google and you'll find a throng of videos of Belle, Forth Worth Zoo's newest Asian elephant, playing in a blow up kiddie pool. It's adorable. Just hit play.
Dolphins have the longest memories of any animal besides humans, according to a new paper published Tuesday.
One says some mammals are monogamous to prevent infanticide. The other says they are monogamous because females are spread too widely for males to have multiple mates.
New research shows that the reintroduction of wolves to Yellowstone National Park has brought a berry boon to bears, a find that suggests the far-flung, often unexpected impacts a top predator can have on its ecosystem.
A zebra and a donkey at an Italian nature reserve are now the proud parents of a zonkey, a hybrid between the two species.
New research shows that male baby harp seals are particularly vulnerable to strandings that sweep them from the Arctic down to the US East Coast.
Researchers at the University of St Andrews have found that dolphins call each other by a signature whistle that functions much like a human name, a rare linguistic feat among nonhuman animals.
The predator could go extinct if conservation efforts are not remodeled to take into account the effects of climate change, says new research.
Director Gabriela Cowperthwaite claims in her documentary that parks such as SeaWorld are placing profit above safety.