Half of U.S. snake bites are the result of people provoking the reptiles on purpose, researchers say.
The pregnant red-bellied black snake was spotted on a residential property where events are regularly held.
All three zookeepers were hospitalized after they were attacked by a 10-foot-long tiger named Volta.
The elephant calves, Jazmine and Thorn, died from elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus at the ABQ BioPark in Albuquerque.
Clip shows a pack of wolves pursuing a herd of elk before the bear comes along and takes their kill.
The boy had gone missing on New Year's Eve from a remote community in Australia's Northern Territory.
The 75-year-old's body was found 100ft below the volcano crater rim about eight hours after his family reported him missing.
Clearwater Marine Aquarium said people should not attempt to free the dolphin as it can place additional stress on the mammal.
The shark pursued Timothy Reck and a fellow surfer into the shallows off North Salmon Creek Beach, Sonoma County.
In a separate incident for snake rescuer Nick Evans, a black mamba slithered past a man and his child as they watched TV.
Australian snake catcher Stuart McKenzie said it was "about as close to a horror movie" as their job gets.
Daisy the tiny rhino was found unable to stand and with the umbilical cord still attached, and in a weak condition.
The pink handfish, Brachiopsilus dianthus, was last seen off the coast of Tasmania in 1999.
The attack took place at the Painted Cave community in Santa Barbara, California.
You also can't stop an eruption by cooling magma with cold water.
Beavers are significantly impacting the landscape and releasing greenhouse gasses through their pond-building activities.
The 500lb heifer was eaten by wolves near Walden, the Colorado Cattlemen's Association said.
Scientists say banana blood disease could be "devastating" as it is found in 18 species including Cavendish, the world's most popular variety.
This marks the first evidence that sharks are an important food source for leopard seals in New Zealand.
Whale watching company Everyday California filmed the giant mammals off La Jolla during their annual migration from Alaska to Baja California.
Two monkeys were caught by the forest department in Maharashtra's Beed district after a string of attacks on dogs lasting months.
Researchers found French Bulldogs are 30 times more likely to suffer obstructive airways syndrome than other dog breeds.
The barreleye fish has only been filmed by the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute nine times in over 5,600 dives.
Four suspects have been arrested for the killings of four of the 22 rhinos butchered in the last week.
The monkey was rescued from a drug-fueled party and is being cared for by Argentinian NGO Pájaros Caídos.
The snake was found with the bat wings nearly poking through its side.
Normally in laboratory research and farming, offspring of the unrequired sex are killed after birth.
Tagging data shows how white sharks are migrating south along the U.S. East Coast for winter.
James Weiss, who studies microbes, told Newsweek the tiny animal was "the clumsiest tardigrade" he had ever seen.