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Spencer Wesche (left) waits to record data as MacKenzie Mullin measures the diameter of a white cedar on the Fond du Lac Reservation on Aug. 15, 2017. The two are involved in a study to determine what food is available for elk if the species is reintroduced into Carlton and southern St. Louis counties. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Researchers finding ample elk habitat in areas near Duluth
2 hours 45 min ago
August 18, 2017
A clouded leopard at the Nashville Zoo, where the public will watch the animals for reactions to the eclipse. Veterinarian Woc Colburn thinks some animals such as lemurs, clouded leopards and kangaroos may begin to exhibit nighttime habits when totality hits, whether that's waking up, going to sleep or lining up for a feeding. MUST CREDIT: Courtesy of Nashville Zoo.
During the solar eclipse, animals will be confused
August 18, 2017 - 1:52pm
August 16, 2017
Hot Shot Kid, ridden by Alex Canchari, runs for first in the $50,000 Victor S. Myers Stakes on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. The race was for 3-year old Minnesota-bred colts and geldings.  (Aaron Lavinsky/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Horse breeding in Minnesota is a high-risk, high-reward business
August 16, 2017 - 3:30pm
August 9, 2017
According to a recent study, U.S. cats' and dogs' consumption of meat and other animal products is a big climate cost. (Kevin Tanaka/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Scientists tally the environmental impact of feeding meat to our cats and dogs. It's huge
August 9, 2017 - 11:30am
August 3, 2017
Granite Park Chalet in Glacier National Park, as seen in the 1980s. Photo by Bert Gildart.
The true story of 2 fatal grizzly bear attacks that changed our relationship with wildlife
August 3, 2017 - 11:03am
A Golden-winged Warbler sits on a small perch in the early morning sun for a dramatic portrait.
U.S. bird report shows progress
August 3, 2017 - 8:24am
July 14, 2017
A leopard cub nurses from a lioness known as Nosikitok in Tanzania's Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Courtesy of Panthera.
Awww. A wild lioness is photographed nursing a baby leopard.
July 14, 2017 - 8:53am
June 22, 2017
A grizzly bear roams through the Hayden Valley in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, U.S. on May 18, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart/File Photo
Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose Endangered Species protection
June 22, 2017 - 9:24pm
June 16, 2017
Symba is one fat cat. The cat which is up for adoption at the Humane Rescue Alliance in D.C. weighs 35 pounds and is 6 years old. Handout courtesy of Humane Rescue Alliance.
Meet a really, really fat cat
June 16, 2017 - 10:33am
May 31, 2017
The birth of modern shark mania: Attacks of 1916 left four dead and a coast terrified
May 31, 2017 - 12:45pm
May 15, 2017
3 felonies filed in horse starvation case
May 15, 2017 - 11:22am
A Matabele ant is seen carrying an injured mate back to the nest after a raid in this July 26, 2013 handout photo provided Apri. 12, 2017.  Scientists say a sub-Saharan ant species engages in surprising rescue behavior, retrieving injured comrades after battles with termites.  Courtesy Erik Frank/Hanout via REUTERS
Ants march into battle and rescue their wounded comrades
April 15, 2017 - 7:00am
March 31, 2017
Pig that fell from truck en route to slaughter is spared
March 31, 2017 - 12:46pm
March 30, 2017
A 23-foot python is being cut open to reveal a young Indonesian man in the village of Salobiru, in a remote part of the West Sulawesi province, Indonesia in this still image taken from video on March 26, 2017. Courtesy of Andi Fathir/via REUTERS
Indonesian man found dead after being swallowed by python
March 30, 2017 - 4:14pm
March 28, 2017
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'Dr. Doolittle' helps amputated animals walk again
March 28, 2017 - 2:16pm