Experts say that going by the high extinction rates, many species may disappear even before they are discovered.
17 May 2018 3:10 PM
Smallest of amphibious mammals, the water shrew, has currently 13 known species in the world.
06 Jan 2018 6:56 PM
From a crocodile lizard to a Thai turtle among hundreds of new species discovered in ecologically diverse region.
19 Dec 2017 11:25 AM
Their numbers are so small, and their habitat so fragmented, that they are in danger of going extinct, say the scientists who studied them.
03 Nov 2017 10:57 AM
The new species had been named Uromys vika.
27 Sep 2017 4:14 PM
Researchers examined the genetic identity of more than 1,600 grass snakes.
08 Aug 2017 8:14 PM
Evolved roughly a million years ago, they have distinctive shape and plumage and squawk.
28 Jun 2017 10:14 AM
The news was well received by actor Mark Hamill who has portrayed Skywalker on screen.
15 Jan 2017 4:51 PM