The algal toxin has sickened and killed humans before.
Animals produce more waste than humans, but it isn’t processed much at all.
The snail was found in northeastern Borneo, a hot spot of biodiversity.
The creature has a strange-looking, horseshoe-shaped structure on its face.
Some of the best medicine is being practiced by doctors whose patients aren’t human.
Including the biggest, smallest and most deadly of the creatures.
It represents not only a new species but a new genus as well.
It’s the first biofluorescent reptile found to date.
The migration of crabs to the shelf would likely devastate the region’s environment.
The mollusk can fit through the head of a sewing needle.
As governments ban circus animals, advocates are stepping in to save the creatures.
Farmers are frustrated by the state’s response.
The decision marks a temporary end to a bitter dispute.
The importance of keeping certain wild animals in captivity is underscored by the viral stardom of a rescued baby sea otter named Luna and the problems the documentary “Blackfish” created for conservationists.
You’ll probably want to steer clear of these seven blood-sucking creatures.
Humpback’s not a bad way to get around.
The dolphins are threatened by habitat loss and ship strikes.