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Australia's 'punk turtle' risks being last of the Mohicans

Australia`s Mary River Turtle - with its green Mohican-style hair and ability to breathe through its genitals - is one of the world`s most distinctive reptiles.

Apr 13, 2018, 13:55 PM IST

Bizarre! Monkey with human-like face baffles social media

An 18-year-old black-capped capuchin monkey from Tianjin zoo in China has become an internet sensation.

Mar 26, 2018, 12:17 PM IST

Goat with human-like face leaves internet baffled – WATCH

A video of a mutant goat with human-like facial features has left the Internet baffled.

Aug 23, 2017, 20:42 PM IST

Mexican marine biologist works to save great white sharks

A Mexican marine biologist is using his new book to spread the message for protection of great white sharks, an animal that he contends is nearly perfect.

Aug 17, 2017, 21:54 PM IST

Australian researchers discover how first animals appeared on earth

A sudden explosion of algae which occurred 650 million years ago was the catalyst for how the first animals appeared on earth, according to a study led by Australian researchers.

Aug 17, 2017, 20:25 PM IST

This VIDEO of shark being dragged mercilessly by high speed boat sparks social media stir!

The 11-second video clip shows the shark hitting the water and flipping around helplessly while being dragged behind a boat.

Jul 26, 2017, 19:28 PM IST

Cambodian woman marries five-month-old calf, believes it's her reincarnated husband - WATCH

The woman, who lost her husband last year, was convinced that her husband’s soul came in the form of calf when the animal started licking her hair and neck.

Jul 25, 2017, 22:51 PM IST

Lioness nurses leopard cub in Tanzania

The pair were spotted by Joop Van Der Linde, a guest at Ndutu Safari Lodge in Tanzania's Serengeti National Park, reports the BBC.

Jul 14, 2017, 23:41 PM IST

Two-year-old lion cub rescued from 80-feet well in Gujarat – Watch the video!

A two-year-old female lion cub, who had fallen into a 80-feet well in Gujarat's Gir region was rescued on Saturday after six-hour-operation.

Jul 12, 2017, 18:28 PM IST

How noise pollution interfere animals`survival in the wild

According to a report in the journal Science, sounds were recorded at 492 sites meant as havens for biodiversity across the country.

May 05, 2017, 01:05 AM IST

Core areas of tiger reserves may soon become human habitation-free

 The core areas of tiger reserves may soon become human habitation-free as forest dwellers and tribals living there have to move out after they lost their right to live there.

Apr 16, 2017, 15:28 PM IST

Formerly abused shelter dog saves abandoned 3-year-old girl in US – Know how

The former shelter dog, now named 'Peanut' by her new family, with her 'sixth sense' saved the little girl who was found naked and shivering in the cold weather.

Mar 23, 2017, 13:03 PM IST

Top five national parks and wildlife sanctuaries in India!

Are you a wildlife lover? If yes, then national parks and wildlife sanctuaries can become your perfect escape to witness the imposing beauty of the forests and their endless range of wildlife. 

Nov 20, 2016, 00:22 AM IST

Human noise can adversely affect animal's use of scent

Human-made noise can have a detrimental impact on an animal's use of information from scent, thereby putting them at greater risk of being attacked by predators, new research has found.

Oct 25, 2016, 16:53 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of Dhaka streets turning into rivers of blood on Eid

Analyzing the "rivers of blood" on streets of Dhaka after Eid animal sacrifice. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Sep 15, 2016, 00:20 AM IST

Neuronal switch that turns off compulsive drinking urge

Researchers have found that inactivating a network of alcohol-linked neurons can switch off the urge for compulsive drinking.

Sep 07, 2016, 21:17 PM IST

Dehradun to get country's first tiger cell at Wildlife Institute of India campus: Report

Wildlife Institute of India (WII) and National Tiger Conservation of Authority (NTCA) will sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) over setting up of a tiger cell in the northern state of the country.

Aug 05, 2016, 11:01 AM IST

This manatee is interested in paddleboarding – Watch video!

In the video, a young manatee is seen propping itself up on a paddleboard using its flippers. Celine Chasteen and her friend were out paddleboarding off the coast of Jupiter, Florida, when a pair of young manatees showed up.

Jul 21, 2016, 16:11 PM IST

Incredible! Little girl scares wild tusker, forces it back to jungle – Watch

In a country, where we often come across reports of man-animal conflicts and bloodshed, here's a video that will warm every viewer's heart.

Jun 19, 2016, 14:31 PM IST

Your Zodiac sign can tell what animal you were in the past life – Take a test

Know what animal you were in the past!

Jun 05, 2016, 15:49 PM IST