272 Results for

wildlife

Article

Yellowstone comment card shows guest isn't smarter than the average bear

An image that's gone viral shows what's allegedly a visitor's request that the park train its wild bears to make appearances for guests. Why not teach them to juggle and ride unicycles as well?

By August 29, 2015

Article

Guy spots super-rare 'living fossil' a second time -- 30 years later

One scientist says it might be the "rarest animal in the world," and he's just seen it in the South Pacific three decades after his first sighting.

By August 25, 2015

Article

Injured toucan gets beak repair courtesy of 3D printing

A custom prosthetic beak-piece helps a toucan rescued from animal smugglers eat and groom normally once again.

By August 25, 2015

Article

You can't unsee this terrifying toothy fish found in New Jersey

A fisherman tossing out lines on a Jersey lake reels in a Pacu, a South American fish with a row of molar-shaped teeth that will definitely be part of your nightmares tonight.

By June 24, 2015

Article

Critically endangered ferrets reproduced using 20-year-old sperm

A near-extinct species has been reinvigorated with fresh genetic material donated by a male that has been dead for 20 years.

By August 16, 2015

Article

LA Reservoir turned into ball pit to combat drought

The Los Angeles Reservoir has been covered with a layer of floating "shade balls" to prevent water loss to evaporation.

By August 13, 2015

Article

Chunk of a rocket washes up on Florida beach

You have to be careful where you swim these days. You just might bump into a piece of a European rocket.

By August 4, 2015

Article

Nikon unleashes $1,400 supertelephoto zoom and more

The company's August lens offerings consist of a well-priced 200-500mm f5.6, second-generation 24-70mm f2.8 and midrange 24mm f1.8.

By August 3, 2015

Article

Gold-plated smartphone raises cash for Cecil the Lion's home

Goldgenie, a company known for blinging up tech devices, offers a golden HTC One M9 to raise funds for Cecil the Lion's national park in Zimbabwe.

By July 31, 2015

Article

Landscape of no fear: Sea turtles don't avoid hungry tiger sharks the way you'd think

Sea turtles don't alter their movements to avoid shark attacks, researchers find, which means sea turtles are tougher than most of us.

By July 28, 2015