A proposal to ban the international trade of polar bear body parts and fur was defeated on Thursday at an international conference on wildlife trade.
A team of scientists was very successful in their hunt for meteorites in Antarctica and found one of the largest ever, among a total of 425 meteorites. The team, based at Belgium's Princess Elisabeth Antarctica research base, discovered the meteorite weighing 18kg embedded in the East Antarctic ice ...
The mystery of how a fox-like wolf came to live on the Falkland Islands may have finally been solved.
An attempt to ban the international trade in polar bear parts has provoked a battle at the CITES conservation meeting in Bangkok.
Mount Etna sent plumes of ash and lava into the night sky on Tuesday, creating a spectacular sight for anyone nearby. Watch it for yourself!
A woolly rhino has been discovered by scientists and may give clues about Earth's ancient, icy climate.
Even monkeys can tell when someone is being a jerk. New research reveals that capuchins who observed humans acting badly were less likely to interact with them.
An ancient superpredator once stalked the waters of present-day Erie, consuming prehistoric sharks. Now, geologist Scott McKenzie is hoping to recover the fossilized bones of this massive beast.
Ocean Ramsey is out to save great white sharks--by swimming with them. Check out the video of her free diving with a massive shark.
A large, ancient camel once lived in an unexpected location: the Canadian High Arctic.
Volcanoes may have helped stem the tide of global warming, according to a new study.