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Climate change multiplies harmful marine heatwaves

Many sea critters have evolved to survive within a fairly narrow band of temperatures compared to creatures on land.

16 Aug 2018 12:00 PM

Are zoos still relevant?

The claim made by Egyptian student Mahmoud Sarhan was strongly denied by the zoo authorities.

05 Aug 2018 12:21 AM

Pollution can change wildlife behaviour

The field of behavioural toxicology is gaining traction within the environmental sciences.

30 Jul 2018 11:34 AM

Green warriors

Over time, concrete jungles swallowed up lush green forests and perennial rivers dried up into parched lands.

24 Jun 2018 5:31 AM

Experience the best of wildlife this summer with these safari trips in India

Find out where you should explore next.

03 Jun 2018 8:56 AM


A bird’s-eye view of things

An informative workshop on birds to be held in city will prove to be a treat for nature enthusiasts.

03 Jun 2018 12:30 AM

The internet: A dangerous place for wild animals

IFAW's wildlife crime director said: "The internet has transformed the global economy, and illegal wildlife trade has transformed with it."

23 May 2018 11:51 AM

Scientists create plastic-eating enzyme

The substance is based on an enzyme which was first produced by bacteria living in a Japanese recycling center.

21 May 2018 9:35 AM

Wildlife on display

This year’s exhibition is the result of last year’s success, where photographer PV Subramaniam’s wildlife images became a crowd favourite.

20 May 2018 12:11 AM

Giraffe kills filmmaker at wildlife facility in South Africa

The Glen Afric website promises tourists that "you can get up close and personal to a number of our resident wildlife."

06 May 2018 4:52 PM


Urban areas crowded with more 'nuisance' birds: study

People living in neighbourhoods with more birds, shrubs and trees are less likely to suffer from depression, anxiety and stress.

16 Apr 2018 9:14 PM

Wildlife activists want Naveen to learn from Salman’s conviction

Most wildlife offences are recorded as ‘undetected’ cases as the identity of the offenders remains unknown.

16 Apr 2018 1:23 AM

Happy reunion of leopard cubs with their mother in Nashik

A team of forest officials shifted them in a plastic crate and put it in a cage with a bait with the hope their mother would find them.

28 Mar 2018 7:24 PM

World's last male northern white rhino, Sudan, dies

Statement from Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya said 45-year-old rhino was euthanized on Monday after his condition "worsened significantly."

20 Mar 2018 2:24 PM

Seychelles swaps debt for groundbreaking marine protection

The government signed a bill restricting nearly all human activity in the waters around Aldabr.

23 Feb 2018 7:50 PM


Taiwan to ban disposable plastic items by 2030

The island started recycling plastic and pushing to reduce single-use plastic items more than a decade ago.

23 Feb 2018 1:41 PM

Polar bears can't catch enough seals to stay fed: study

Polar bear survival has been declining in the past decade.

02 Feb 2018 11:32 AM

A whale with words: Orca mimics human speech

New experiment shows how smart orcas really are.

01 Feb 2018 4:20 PM

Japanese birds' 'snake' calls conjure mental images

Researchers played recordings of songbird calls warning of a snake. Find out what happened next.

30 Jan 2018 12:25 PM

India emerges fastest growing market for tourism for Australia

To encourage travellers from India, Tourism Australia will continue to focus on promoting nature and wildlife.

19 Jan 2018 2:04 PM