By Amber Moore | Jan 10, 2013 10:41 AM EST
Baby sharks, while still in egg cases, can sense electric field of the predators and stay still to avoid being eaten.
By Christine Hsu | Jan 07, 2013 01:47 PM EST
Japanese scientists managed to capture for the first time footage of a 26 ft giant squid drifting in the depths of the Pacific Ocean.
By Christine Hsu | Jan 03, 2013 01:56 PM EST
New study proves that you really can't have the brains and the brawn, after researchers found that a boost in brain size and cognitive ability comes at an expensive price.
By Christine Hsu | Jan 04, 2013 04:18 PM EST
Bonobos will give up their own meal for the company of strangers.
By Christine Hsu | Jan 02, 2013 12:15 PM EST
Male peacocks are already thinking about getting future conquests right before they're about to mate with their current peahen.
By Christine Hsu | Dec 31, 2012 02:43 PM EST
Parrots, known for their uncanny ability to mimic sounds, also have personal musical tastes.
By Christine Hsu | Dec 21, 2012 10:35 AM EST
Scientists exploring the Peruvian Amazon have discovered a spider that builds giant decoy "spiders" to hang in its web.
By Christine Hsu | Dec 18, 2012 11:17 AM EST
Soldiers are hunting a wild elephant that strayed into villages in Nepal and killed four people in the span of three months.
By Makini Brice | Dec 07, 2012 02:49 PM EST
The Auckland Society for the Prevention of Cruelty for Animals has turned three dogs from their shelter into the cutest chauffeurs ever.
By Makini Brice | Dec 06, 2012 11:10 AM EST
The study was the first time that lobsters were seen cannibalizing in the wild.
By Christine Hsu | Dec 04, 2012 03:38 PM EST
The wife of one of China's top monkey trainers has revealed what she believes to be the key to his success: she breastfeeds his student monkeys to keep them happy.
By Christine Hsu | Dec 03, 2012 04:35 PM EST
They may look strange and even scary to some, but new research finds that the hairless Sphynx is actually the most affectionate of all cat breeds.
By Christine Hsu | Dec 03, 2012 03:05 PM EST
An 8-year-old girl has recounted the terrifying moment a hungry dolphin leapt out of the SeaWorld park pool and sunk its teeth into her hand.
By Makini Brice | Nov 26, 2012 05:29 PM EST
The British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection claims that the United Kingdom’s and United States’ military shot explosives at pigs, forced pigs to inhale mustard gas, and inflicted anthrax on monkeys.
By Makini Brice | Nov 26, 2012 05:15 PM EST
Researchers sampled a small area of the Southern Ocean by Antarctica and found that increased ocean acidification has dissolved the shells of some creatures.