A Maine man who dedicated his life to caring for ailing elephants was apparently accidentally stepped on by an elephant after falling and knocking his head. Continue reading →
The insatiable demand for ivory is causing a dramatic decline in the number of African elephants.
In honor of World Elephant Day, we take a look at some of the traits these amazing giants have in common with people.
These are not good time to be a tuna. Five of eight species are on the endangered list, and the bluefin is fetching record prices, so prized is its meat. Is using humble mackerel as surrogate parents the way to keep the bluefin from going extinct?
The scaly anteaters could be eaten out of existence if illegal hunting and poaching continue.
A whistling frog named after Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and an elusive ventriloquist frog are found in Haiti.