A bizarre hypothesis linking the Loch Ness Monster to whale penises has been debunked by the researcher who helped start the wild rumor.
A newly discovered species of freshwater shrimp called Koonwarrella peterorum may have reproduced asexually via parthenogenesis.
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The discovery of these 'missing' dinosaur predators from North America and Asia solves a food chain mystery.
Spanish police have seized 1,090 taxidermy animals from a warehouse in eastern Spain. Around a third of the specimens belong to species that are endangered or are already extinct.
An animal autopsy of the deceased Greenland shark that washed ashore in England revealed that it had meningitis.
A keyhole-shaped lesion found in the frill of Big John, the largest Triceratops skeleton ever found, may have been made by a rival Triceratops.
A weirdly bloated creature, whose head has been defleshed and body looks more like a swollen, discolored beast of myth than anything real, washed up on an Australian beach last week.
Cockroaches have been on Earth far longer than humans and may outlast us. Here are a few reasons why.
Many people give up meat for ethical, health or environmental reasons. But is it OK to put a cat or a dog on a vegetarian or vegan diet?
Great white sharks are the largest predatory fish in the world, but scientists still have much to learn about these iconic predators.
Researchers got video footage of a bright red strawberry squid in the ocean's twilight zone off the coast of California.
Crazy ant colonies in North America are being driven to extinction by a fungus that targets the invasive pest species.