An international group of scientists has identified a new species of giant isopod - and it's pretty big.
A behavioral ecologist has made a fascinating discovery that could challenge what we know of arachnids.
The tiny reptile, which has a rather unique pigmentation, is not the only albino alligator at the park.
Experts have been attempting to determine what gave the unusual ocean-dwelling giant its distinct coloration.
Park staff at Cape Lookout National Seashore posted up images of the organisms to ask if anyone could help identify them.
This bizarre ocean-dwelling fish was found in the depths of the North Pacific by a group of NOAA scientists.
The bright blue crustacean, which was caught off the coast of Portland, is thought to be 1 in 2 million.
An invasive species of giant snail has resulted in restrictions being placed on the area.
A veritable maelstrom of the infamous Scottish pests was recently captured on camera in Kinross.
A gargantuan Burmese python has been lured out and caught in the wilds of the Florida Everglades.
The gargantuan stingray - which was caught in the Mekong river - has set a new world record.
An elephant named 'Happy' has been the subject of a legal battle to have her released back into the wild.
Scientists have discovered a tortoise belonging to a species thought to have died out 100 years ago.
An enormous tree in the Chilean Andes is a contender for the oldest living tree on Earth at 5,400 years old.
This rather unexpected discovery was recently made by scientists who were studying mice behavior in a lab.
Unlike other species, we can make vaccines, send probes to other worlds and build skyscrapers.
A recently published video clip shows a huge gorilla tenderly petting a tiny groundhog at Detroit Zoo.
A picturesque lake perched high atop a mountain in Ontario, Canada has a mystery that has yet to be solved.
The remarkable success story saw the population grow from a mere 10 individuals in 1991 to over 400 today.
The sinkholes in China's Hubei province are so large that it's possible to find whole ecosystems inside them.