Starving polar bear on Baffin Islands in Canada desperately searches for food
(GERMANY OUT) Manta, Manta birostris, San Benedicto, Revillagigedo Islands, Mexico (Photo by Reinhard Dirscherl/ullstein bild via Getty Images)
A gut-wrenching video taken on Canada's Baffin Island shows an adult polar bear that looks like little more than a bag of bones covered by slack fur. The bear is pulling his body across an iceless emp...
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump supporters parade an elephant in front of a rally in Sarasota, Florida November 28, 2015. REUTERS/Scott Audette
WASHINGTON — Mexico has joined a growing global effort to safeguard the world's oceans with the creation of a marine reserve surrounding Revillagigedo Archipelago, a chain of four volcanic islan...
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WASHINGTON — Two weeks after signing executive orders to push forward the controversial Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines, President Donald Trump told a group of county sheriffs gathered f...
Three lion cubs play as they follow their mother down a dirt road, South Africa. The lion is one of the five big cats in the genus Panthera and a member of the family Felidae. With some males exceeding 250 kg in weight, it is the second-largest living cat after the tiger. (Photo by: Shannon Benson/VW Pics/UIG via Getty Images)
WASHINGTON — Two days after suddenly halting his own administration's decision to begin allowing hunters to import elephants killed in two African countries, President Donald Trump called such t...
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The Trump administration recently rolled back protections for African lions, releasing new guidelines that allow hunters to bring trophies from animals killed in parts of Africa into the U.S., accordi...
Zimbabwe, Hwanae National Park, Elephant and baby drinking at pool. (Loxodonta Africana). (Photo by: Eye Ubiquitous/UIG via Getty Images)
WASHINGTON — In the face of widespread public backlash, President Donald Trump announced late Friday that he has suspended — at least for now — his own administration's decision to r...
The decision was made public by none other than the trophy hunting advocacy group that sued to block the Obama-era ban in 2014.
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Turning off your lights can save more than just money.
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The fight will resume in the courts in December.
Lemurs sunbathing. Lemurs holding tiny umbrellas. Lemurs Lemurs Lemurs!
An Adelie penguin arrives at the New Harbor research station near McMurdo Station in Antarctica on November 11, 2016.Secretary of State John Kerry is travelling to Antarctica, New Zealand, Oman, the United Arab Emirates, Morocco and will attend the APEC summit in Peru later in the month. / AFP PHOTO / AFP POOL / MARK RALSTON (Photo credit should read MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)
The once expansive and ancient forests of Borneo have been brought to the brink.
A wild sand kitten in the Moroccan Sahara.
Scientists are seeking increased environmental protections after an entire breeding season of Adelie penguin chicks was wiped out in a key colony in east Antarctica. Only two chicks survived the massi...
But don’t even think about trying to keep one as a pet.
Video footage of two extremely rare white reticulated giraffes that have been found living in eastern Kenya is melting the hearts of wildlife fans around the world. Conservationists filmed the ghostly...
When it comes to conservation, human beings are the elephant in the room.
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Destroy ivory, destroy the trade.
The drone project will be a world first.
In the jungle, the mighty jungle, a coward sleeps tonight.
"We haven't inherited this planet from our parents, we've borrowed it from our children."
A gray whale reveals its tail off the coast of Long Beach, California.
How much can a koala bear?
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"[The] administration has declared war on whales, dolphins and turtles off the coast of California," one advocate said.
A ranger inspects the Great Barrier Reef near Lady Elliot Island, Australia. The reef has experienced back-to-back bleaching events in 2016 and 2017.
Humans and orangutans share the most basic of experiences.
Yellow-eyed penguins are endemic to New Zealand. They're among the rarest penguins on Earth.
As mass bleaching continues to devastate large swathes of the Great Barrier Reef, scientists are fast losing hope that the world's largest living organism can be saved in its entirety. Conceding that...
The rare yellow-eyed penguin, or hoiho, is one of New Zealand's most iconic and beloved animals. Every year, hundreds of thousands of tourists and visitors flock to the Otago Peninsula in Dunedin, New...
Thirty percent of the African elephant population has been wiped out by poaching in less than a decade.
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She has white hair and blue eyes.
WASHINGTON — Climate change, driven by greenhouse gas emissions, is causing the Arctic to warm "faster than any other region on Earth," according to a new international assessment. The thaw ther...
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WASHINGTON ― Leland Melvin hasn't been to space since the beginning of Barack Obama's presidency, but he's sure glad to be back on Earth now. The former NASA astronaut joined thousands Saturday on th...
Humour as enviro-weapon. We like.
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The Wallabies star is making a real difference on his sabbatical, as we knew he would.
And you thought they were just for watching Avatar.