13 Dramatic Ways Coronavirus Has Impacted Animals Around the World
For better and for worse, the pandemic’s effects are reverberating throughout the animal kingdom.
14 Prehistoric Creatures That’ll Give You Nightmares
If you're afraid of big bugs and bloodthirsty predators, you'll be glad none of these creatures are going to turn...
13 Things That Could Happen If Dinosaurs Were Still Alive
How different would our world be if "terrible lizards" were still among us?
13 Exotic Turtles You Never Knew Existed
For World Turtle Day on May 23, check out some of the most colorful, strange, and surprising shelled animals on...
14 Wild Animal Species You Didn’t Know Were Endangered
You’d be surprised how many well-known species are in real danger of extinction, many of them because of man-made problems.
17 Incredible Animals That Came Back from the Brink of Extinction
Efforts to protect multiple species have yielded great successes in the past several decades. Find out the animals that have...
Why You Should Think Twice Before Adopting a Turtle As a Pet
It may seem like a good idea, but there are a few important considerations that probably haven't crossed your mind.
How a Tiny Island Saved an Entire Species From Extinction
The Seychelles magpie robin was nearly extinct, with just 12 birds remaining on one small island in the middle of...
How Coronavirus Is Affecting the World’s Endangered Animals
Humans aren’t the only species we need to worry about right now.
15 Simple Ways to Help Endangered Animals Without Leaving Your Home
Endangered Species Day is May 15—but you can help animals all year round, even while practicing social distancing.
7 Alarming Facts That Prove Rhinos Still Need Our Help
May 1 is Save the Rhino Day. This is why it’s more important than ever to pay attention.
Why Saving the World’s Rhinos Matters
These misunderstood mammals are in trouble almost everywhere in the wild. Why should we care?
Is the Ocean Really Running Out of Fish?
It may seem like the oceans are overflowing with fish, but experts say they are actually at dangerously low levels...
How Many Giant Pandas Are Left in the World?
Their numbers are dwindling, and these real-life teddy bears need our help.
Why Do Polar Bears Need Ice to Survive?
A polar bear's entire existence revolves around sea ice. In fact, polar bears will cease to exist if sea ice...
How Many Polar Bears Are Left in the World?
Rumors that their numbers are climbing have been greatly exaggerated.
Would Polar Bears Be Able to Adapt to a Warmer Climate?
As Arctic ice melts, polar bears are in increasing trouble.
How Many Koalas Are Left in the World?
This year's bushfires in Australia have decimated already-vulnerable koala populations. Will they ever recover?
7 Animals That May Be Extinct After the Australia Wildfires
The Australian bushfires have exacted an enormous, irreversible toll on the country's wildlife.
12 Wild Animals That Became Endangered in 2019
These creatures could disappear from the earth completely if we don't protect them.
How Many Cheetahs Are Left in the World?
December 4th marks International Cheetah Day, reminding us to help protect the world's fastest land animal—the most threatened of the...
What It’s Like to Swim with a Manatee in the Wild
I had the chance to feed and interact with these gentle giants myself and, since then, have been inspired to...
13 Things You Never Knew About Manatees
These gentle giants are not only adorable—they’re also fascinating. Here are a few surprising facts about perhaps the sweetest sea...