Master builders of the sea construct the equivalent of a complex five-story house that protects them from predators and funnels and filters food for them — all from snot coming out of their heads.
Delaware state officials have closed Herring Point beach to surfing and swimming in Lewes after a 12-year-old boy was hospitalized with bite marks.
When you get a notification that someone's at your front door, this is not the sight you expect to see.
An Australian zoo celebrated their pygmy hippo's fifth birthday with cake and colorful balls.
The 12-year-old said he had recently watched a video on how to behave if you run into a bear.
Hoping to gain superpowers like Spider-Man, three young brothers poked a black widow with a stick until it bit them.
A loggerhead sea turtle nesting in the sand at Cape Hatteras National Seashore was killed after someone driving illegally on the beach ran her over, National Park Service officials say.
Newly released footage shows the last-known view of the extinct Tasmanian tiger.
Some 17 years after making their last appearance, a vast army of cicadas is set to emerge from underground in Virginia, West Virginia and North Carolina.
A chimpanzee recognized a former zoo volunteer decades later and the heartwarming reunion was captured on video.
A Citrus County couple were surprised by a black bear in their Citrus Springs backyard Friday evening.
On the sandy shores of Melbourne Beach, many bystanders were surprised and excited to see an endangered sea turtle nesting in the morning hours.
The Spotted Lanternfly has returned.
Wildlife officials say a bald eagle died last year in Maine after being stabbed through the heart by a loon. The evidence showed no gun residue but indicated that the big bird had been stabbed through the heart by the beak of a loon.
A man in Ireland built a beehive entirely out of LEGOs and it's a beautifully colorful creation.
A deer unexpectedly joined two Missouri joggers out on their run.
Returning to a drive-through format enables guests to enjoy the Safari’s 1,200 exotic animals from their vehicles, while allowing for proper social distancing.
A runaway emu that disrupted travel by wandering along a major highway in the Philadelphia area was shot and killed by state police after attempts to capture it failed.
Nelson, a male Asian elephant, was born at the Houston Zoo, and had to be rushed into emergency surgery. The zoo team is cautiously optimistic that he will make a full recovery
An Australian woman spotted a massive python on her fence shortly after finishing her workout.