Animals
Animals
 Scientists Have Discovered Four New (Very Tiny) Night Frogs
Seven new frog species were discovered in all.... READ ON
Animals
The Grizzly Bear Rug Aesthetic Also Makes For Adorable Trivets
The latest in kitsch kitchenware.... READ ON
Videos
In Case You Needed 6 More Reasons to Love Sloths
Feeling down and want to feel better? Watch this video about sloths. Feeling good and want to feel better? Same goes. Sloths are the best.... READ ON
Animals
8 Animals That Are No Longer Endangered
One is technically still endangered, but it was long thought extinct, so that's a major upgrade.... READ ON
Animals
Scientists Discover "Giant Dwarf" Bushbaby
Experts say the oversized species represents “a whole new kind of bushbaby.”... READ ON
Medicine
New Study Finds No Link Between Childhood Cat Ownership and Psychosis
Contrary to prior reports, the new study found that living with a cat before birth or in childhood did not increase adolescents’ risk of experiencing psychotic episodes.... READ ON
Animals
8 Times Cats Interrupted Things
Because cats.... READ ON
Big Question
Why Don't Vultures Eat Live Prey?
Just like undertakers have the world’s most secure job, vultures have the world’s most secure food source.... READ ON
History
Queen Victoria Employed an Official Rat-Catcher
The story of Jack Black, the eccentric “rat and mole destroyer to her majesty”... READ ON
Animals
Spy in the Wild Blooper Reel Features Adorable Filming Fails
Nature is unpredictable, and occasionally funny.... READ ON
Animals
UK Brewery Offers Employees 'Paw-ternity' Leave for New Puppy Owners
Helping a new canine family member adjust to life at home can be tough, so one Scottish brewery is giving its employees time off to hang with their puppies.... READ ON
Animals
Why Lady Mantises Eat Their Mates
Genetically speaking, getting eaten could be the best thing to ever happen to a male mantis.... READ ON
Animals
Scientists Use Facial Recognition Software to Identify Wild Lemurs
The astoundingly accurate LemurFaceID program could aid conservationists in tracking individual animals.... READ ON
Animals
Animal Planet’s New Show Takes You Behind the Scenes at the Bronx Zoo
"The Zoo" shows the conservation work zoo visitors don't see, from raising abandoned baby tigers to helping blind gorillas navigate.... READ ON
Weird
North Carolina Man Charged with Stealing 1000-Pound Chicken Statue
A birthday present from a poultry farmer to his wife, the statue mysteriously disappeared overnight.... READ ON
Animals
The Fierce Rapids of the Congo River Create New Fish Species
The turbulent waters divided a group of fish so thoroughly that they evolved into separate species.... READ ON

In 1865, six-year-old Teddy Roosevelt watched Abraham Lincoln’s funeral procession in New York City.

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