Study identifies new species of freshwater turtle in Papua New Guinea.
Researchers find that rising global temperatures threatens turtle populations, where female turtles are outnumbering males.
A new study reveals a bit more about how the Deepwater Horizon oil spill impacted sea turtles.
Researchers in Australia have identify one of the country's newest dinosaurs, Kunbarrasaurus, which has a parrot-like beak, bones beneath its skin and it has an inner ear almost identical to a turtle.
Climate change may just be causing more sea turtles to become female.
Archaeologists have unearthed something unusual from Utah. They've found one of the strangest turtles to date: a pig-snouted turtle that existed 250 million years ago.
Scientists have found that all seven species of marine turtles that they studied can ingest or become entangled in the discarded debris that currently litters the oceans.
The world's sea turtles may be in a lot more trouble than once thought. Scientists have found that more than half of the world's sea turtles have eaten plastic or other human trash.
A team of researchers at the Senckenberg Research Institute in Frankfurt examined the completely preserved skeleton of a 120-million-year-old reptile, making it 25 million years older than the previously known oldest specimen.
A "turtle cam" is showing people the true state of the Great Barrier Reef. Scientists with a GoPro teamed up with turtles to give viewers a tour of the reef, revealing a bit more about the endangered status of this location.
There may be hope for the world's most endangered turtle: the Yangtze giant softshell turtle. Scientists have announced that the artificial insemination of a female was successful.
Tropical turtle fossils in Wyoming may show a bit more about the history of Earth's climate. Scientists have found that when our planet got warmer, prehistoric turtles headed north; if the turtles of today try the same technique, though, they may run into trouble.