A snowy owl hit by a bus in D.C. has had a rough few months, but the bird is getting a makeover—including some shiny new feathers.
The short list of animals that console stressed-out friends just got longer … and heavier.
A rare toad species long thought extinct turns up in an Ecuadorian forest.
The state’s second-largest Burmese python was caught in the Everglades.
Some creatures can get remarkably long in the tooth. Here are some of the most elderly known.
Dogs aren’t the only creatures with outstanding sniffers: Fruit flies, honeybees, and even rats can detect disease in people.
More than 400 shiny new species, ones completely unknown to science, have turned up in the Amazon rain forest, according to the latest report from the WWF.