Scientists have discovered the fossil of an unusual large-bodied 'nude' sea-creature from half a billion years ago.
Earth's first complex animals were an eclectic bunch that lived in the shallow oceans between 580-540 million years ago.
A new study published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences says we are dramatically underestimating the role inland fisheries play in global food security.
You have probably encountered a raccoon raiding the trash in your neighborhood, seen a rat scurrying through the subway or tried to shoo away birds from your picnic. But have you ever wondered what makes these animals so ...
The days of searching the oceans around the world to find and study rare and endangered marine animals are not over. However, an emerging tool that can be used with just a sample of seawater may help scientists learn more ...
Lions and tigers and bears are increasingly becoming night owls because of us, a new study says.
Fish will forego their own temperature preferences in order to remain part of a group, according to a new study.
Anyone who's seen a flock of starlings twist and turn across the sky may have wondered: How do they maneuver in such close formation without colliding?
Whenever we think about extinct animals we often imagine them eating their favourite meals, whether it be plants, other animals or a combination of both.
On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong put the first human footprint on the moon. But when did animals leave the first footprint on Earth?