The first amphibian to have been declared extinct by the world’s conservation watchdog has been named a ‘living fossil’ after it was rediscovered alive and well in northern Israel.
The mystery of the Madagascar dwarf lemur’s winter disappearance has been revealed: it burrows deep into the soil, curled up for a months-long sleep, scientists were astonished to find.
It’s not often that a woman can say that a switch to being a stay-at-home mum was the best thing they ever did for their career. But Thoraiya Dyer can.
Scientists are developing a new kind of glue to use inside the body, using a chemical trick used by salt-water mussels.
Chimpanzees have superior working memory to humans, and may even suffer depression or post-traumatic stress.
Veritasium asks Why do venomous animals live in warm climates?
A spineless porcupine, discovered at a food market in Laos.
Mudskippers are fish out of water.
The caves of Slovenia are home to a tiny, blind salamander known as the olm.
Stunning photos of the hidden world under the ocean.