A new study has indicated that our canine companions can often tell whether or not someone is telling the truth.
Researchers have discovered an undersea volcano that looks like something out of 'The Lord of the Rings'.
Once the poster child for endangered species, China's giant panda has been doing well in recent years.
Fish physiologist Lucy Harding, and colleagues, have solved the mystery of why some fish are warm-blooded.
A fish once thought to have died out in prehistoric times is continuing to throw up surprises for scientists.
The aged reptile, who currently lives in Serbia's Belgrade Zoo, is thought to be the oldest alligator on Earth.
The dried-up specimen is the first giant Asian hornet found in the United States so far this year.
Scientists have revealed how they discovered a new species of amphipod in the Atacama Trench.
For the first time, scientists have filmed a giant squid feeding in its natural habitat in the depths of the ocean.
A black fish with razor-sharp teeth was photographed after washing up on a beach in California last week.
Scientists have discovered an ancient symbiotic relationship off Japan that was long thought to be extinct.
A group out fishing in the Detroit River recently managed to reel in a staggeringly large lake sturgeon.
Mankind's relentless and destructive influence has damaged just about every ecosystem on Earth.
It's difficult to imagine being a fish, but there are many things - some quite surprising - that we have in common.
Scientists believe that our salivary glands have the potential to evolve the ability to produce deadly venom.
The remains of a giant predatory fish from the Amazon basin were recently found washed up in Jaycee Park.
The new map provides a general overview of where undiscovered species may still be waiting to be found.
Rural farms and towns in New South Wales have been dealing with the worst plague of mice in decades.
A recent viral video shows beekeeper Erika Thompson uncovering a huge beehive beneath a garden shed.
It is a well known fact that the humble octopus is clever as far as animals go, but is there a limit to its potential?