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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

France Finally Joins Ban on Breeding Captive Killer Whales, Dolphins

France announced that they are going to ban the breeding of dolphins and orcas in captivity. In addition, they are also prohibiting the keeping of...

The Path to Extinction: African Lions Face Same Threats That Wiped Out Big Cats...

Lions have been part of the African landscape, but their reign might soon come to an abrupt end. The very same dangers that caused...

Dinosaurs Could Have Survived if Killer Asteroid Struck Sooner or a Few Minutes Late

A fatal asteroid impact obliterated dinosaurs from the surface of the planet. But recent studies suggest that the lives of dinosaur species could have...

Great White Sharks Are Turning Up Dead Without Their Livers

Serial killer (whales) are on the loose! Three dead liver-less sharks washed up on the shores of South Africa's Western Cape province in a...

Researchers Identify 3 New Sub-species of the Elusive Snow Leopard

Scientists have previously assumed that snow leopards, or Panthera uncial, are monotypic, which means a genus with only one species. However, a new study...

RIP Jasper: Mother Bear Near Lake Tahoe Accidentally Shot Dead by Washoe County Deputy

A bear, who was accidentally shot by a Washoe County Deputy, has died. In a statement, the sheriff's office stated it got a report of...

Meet Zuul, the Destroyer of Shins: Newly Discovered 75-Million-Year-Old Armored Dinosaur Named After ‘Ghostbusters’...

The Ghostbusters monster dubbed Zuul, a horned demon-like creature who famously emerged from the refrigerator, has now inspired the name of a newly discovered...

The Mysterious, Violent Purpose Behind the Narwhal’s ‘Unicorn’ Tusk [VIdeo]

The elusive narwhals -- often called the unicorn of the sea -- have always been mysterious creatures with their bizarre tusks that can grow...

Fossilized Remains of ‘Winged Serpent’ Found in Ancient Sinkhole in Tennessee

Researchers from the University of Pennsylvania, in collaboration with the State Museum of Pennsylvania, discovered fossilized remains of a new snake species in an...

Therapy Miniature Horses Help Fearful Flyers in Cincinnati Airport — How?

Airports can be infinitely stressful with the long queues, the crowds, the unreliable flights and the occasional man's fear of flying. According to a report...