Posted February 19, 2019 by Creature Features

The Lower Vertebrates & Invertebrates team at the Paignton Zoo in Devon, UK, has something to shell-abrate after successfully breeding exotic Vampire Crabs for the very first time.

Posted February 8, 2019 by Ron Callari

"One if by land, two if by sea!" Coined by Longfellow, in his poem about the iconic ride of Paul Revere, the warning referenced how many more British troops could attack by sea versus land. Coincidentally enough, in the natural world it appears that the Loggerhead sea turtles outnumber the Galápagos land tortoises.

Posted January 25, 2019 by Creature Features

Aggressive sea lions in Sand Point, Alaska have once again targeted local fisherman by leaping out of the sea to inflict painful bites.

Posted January 17, 2019 by Laurie Kay Olson

Believe it or not, scientists are using satellite images of penguin poop, or guano, to study changes in penguin populations and climate change. While the images cannot show individual penguins, they can show the large areas of guano left around nesting areas. It is the color of the poop that is of particular importance to scientists because that tells the story of what the penguins have had available to feed on.

Posted December 16, 2018 by Creature Features

Wildlife conservation reaches new heights with the first Embraer E190-E2 passenger jet delivered to Air Astana (Kazakhstan's national airline) proudly displaying its jaw-dropping 'snow leopard' livery.

Posted December 12, 2018 by Myra Per-Lee

Lonesome George was the last member of the Pinta Island giant tortoises, the Chelonoidis abingdonii. He died in 2012 at about 100 years old. He left his genes to science.

Posted December 7, 2018 by Myra Per-Lee

A Laysan albatross named "Wisdom" arrived at her nesting site on November 29 and laid an egg on December 5. What is unusual is that Wisdom is 68 years old.

Posted October 31, 2018 by Ron Callari

For all the negative criticisms leveled at Donald Trump, the one thing he has mastered is how to brand a marketing campaign. Unfortunately the types of branding Trump chooses as his 'pet' projects are rejected by most animal advocates, worldwide.