Animals

50 million year old fish fossil discovered trapped in limestone

A 50 million year old fish fossil has been discovered trapped in limestone. Scientists are not sure…

Rhode Island bear opens car

Rhode Island bear opens car door, attacks woman

A Rhode Island bear opens a car door on Tuesday with a woman inside scared for her…

Lionfish Cyprus Cull

Cyprus: Lionfish cull launched to protect ecosystem against the invasive species

Cyprus has launched a cull to eliminate to reduce the number of lionfish in its waters. The…

Man smuggles leeches into Canada

A Canadian man was caught smuggling thousands of leeches into the country.The animals have been confiscated and…

600-poung florida alligator

600-pound Florida alligator euthanized after breaking into resident’s backyard

A 600-pound Florida alligator, at least 10 feet long, was euthanized by Miami authorities after the animal…

South Carolina Woman mauled to death by own dogs

A South Carolina woman was mauled to death by her dogs, according to reports from local media…

Angel sharks spotted

Endangered angel sharks spotted off the coast of Wales

An increasing number of sightings of angel sharks, the most rare and critically endangered in the world,…

Dogs

Researchers have discovered the genes that give a dog its personality

A group of specific genes, which play a central role in the characterization of dog breed behavior…

Extremely rare treefrog discovered in Ecuador amazes scientists

During a two-week expedition to the Condor Mountains in Ecuador, researchers discovered a new species of treefrog. It was during…

This is why women live longer than men

An American study has recently revealed one of the most enduring mysteries of our human existence: why do women…

Donald Trump, a newly discovered amphibian

The discovery of a species of amphibians in Panama recently became news, after the makers of the discovery made…

The deadliest animal in Australia is not what you would expect

Between 2008 and 2017 in Australia, 266 people died as a result of the attack of well-known animals. Were…

China reopens the trade of rhinoceros horns and tiger bones

Particularly sought after in China, some products such as rhinoceros horns and tiger bones have been re-authorized for sale…

Half of the world’s killer whale population is threatened with extinction

The last link in the food chain in the oceans, orcas are among the most widespread mammals in the…

Dog and cat saliva may cause deadly infections in humans

The bacterium Capnocytophaga canimorsus, transmissible by saliva of dogs and cats, can be the source of serious or lethal…

Snailfish species discovered in Atacama trench

Transparent, without scales or ridges… three new species of snailfish have been identified in the great depths of the…