A menagerie of super agers
It was one of those unusual stories out of the animal kingdom that seemed to elicit a reaction of awwww from everybody: A Siberian tiger at Russia's Primorsky Safari Park befriended a goat back in November.The goat, Timur, had been intended as food for the tiger, Amur, but won the big cat over with a show of courage when he... Show More Summary
Dogs versus cats is a never-ending debate that usually reveals more about which furry critter you prefer rather than delivering any meaningful conclusion on which rules the domestic animal kingdom But a recent, fairly unscientific test...Show More Summary
As America waits in eager anticipation for the 50th Super Bowl, predictions are flying and spreading like wildfire across the media. Among these are ambassadors from the animal kingdom who have contributed their own predictions. While,...Show More Summary
Heather and Emma run free like two Lisbon sisters escaped from the pages of 'The Virgin Suicides.'
Since it was first discovered 60 years ago off the coast of Sweden, biologists have wondered exactly where the deep sea creature that resembles a crumpled purple sock belongs in the animal kingdom's family tree. Now the discovery of four new species in an entirely different ocean has effectively answered...
Seagrass is the quiet achiever. The bundles of foliage often found washed up on beaches come from one of the most productive members of the plant kingdom. The long, narrow, ribbon-like leaves provide food and shelter for marine animals...Show More Summary
Science has turned its torch to many corners of the animal kingdom in the pursuit of advanced adhesives. Immoveable mussels, grippy geckos and stubborn shellfish have helped nudged these efforts along in the past, and now another critter has emerged with a few sticky secrets of its own. Show More Summary
Cats and other critters make photobombing look totally cool, but birds somehow manage to make the whole thing look like it's our fault they're in our shot. (Image Link) They stare at us like we're in their way, sometimes captivated by...Show More Summary
Hello my friends! We have our regular news, plus a bonus story of how the animal kingdom is the epitome of misandry. Many are concerned that North Korea is preparing a long-range missile launch after a their most recent nuclear test. China is trying to up their cyber warfare capabilities. President Obama’s nominee to lead … Continue reading News in Asia
These elephants are basically the Kim Kardashian and Saint West of the animal kingdom. Refusing to allow her baby to be photographed by too many human paparazzi, this protective elephant mom hides her baby behind her trunk Don't tryShow More Summary
As humans, we spend around a third of our lives enjoying some shut-eye. But how does that measure against the snoozing habits of other creatures in the animal kingdom? The World Science Festival released an infographic last week detailing how much some of our favorite animals -- from giraffes to koalas -- sleep compared to us. Show More Summary
Kung Fu Panda 3 opened Friday in the Middle Kingdom, day-and-date with the U.S release, and industry estimates have it at 107M yuan, or $16.3M for the first day. Unofficial numbers from today lift the current cume to $40-$43M through Saturday, including previews from last weekend. Show More Summary
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — An Alabama family says an escaped snake at Disney's Animal Kingdom dropped from a tree and bit a boy, which led to the death of the boy's grandmother. The family's attorney, Matt Morgan, said Thursday that the family plans to sue Disney World. Show More Summary
A family from Alabama is suing Disney’s Animal Kingdom after snake fell from a tree at the park and landed on their 8-year-old son. The snake bit the child on the finger but was non-venomous so the bite only required a Band-Aide from the Disney nurse. Show More Summary
An Alabama family's trip to Disney World turned from magical to horrible after a boy was bit by an escaped snake, which led to the death of his great-grandmother. Back in October 2014, the family was in Disney's Animal Kingdom park when a snake dropped from a tree and bit the 8-year-old boy. After his great-grandmother [...]
Disney is dealing with another lawsuit being brought against them, but this one is a bit more complicated and goes down a family line. A family from Alabama plans on suing the company after a snake bit a boy at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Walt Disney World. Show More Summary
Nature is incredible and there are a lot of weird creatures in the animal kingdom. In fact, some have even adapted to walking on water. Here are some amazing creatures that can run, skim and walk on the surface of water.
Turning 'Sweet 16' is a rite of passage for many young girls across the world, and the animal kingdom is no exception. Meet Chori, the resident red panda at Australia's Symbio Wildlife Park, who just turned the magical number 16. Milestones...Show More Summary
A special pre-Valentine's Day event at the L.A. Zoo offers a gourmet dinner, wine and beer and a chance to learn about romance in the animal kingdom [ more › ]