Scientists think there are a number of reasons why young animals leave home. By doing so, they avoid competing with their relatives for resources and avoid competing with each other for mates.
Research shows that health models and emissions models join up if people were to consume less meat worldwide, by cutting from their diet 2-3 portions of meat per week.
Milkweed, the only plant that monarch caterpillars eat, has been declining due to the use of glyphosate herbicides on agricultural fields.
Every year, millions of birds are taken from places like Brazil to sell around the world, and it is devastating tropical bird populations.
Cheetahs have survived devastating climate change and a resulting genetic bottleneck.
Wild Science visits the Indianapolis Zoo, where staff explain the intelligence and behavior of orangutans, and how their species is being threatened by humans.
An ecological niche is not the space occupied by a species but the set of conditions required for its survival.
Crows are uncommonly intelligent. On this episode of Wild Science, we visit Wildcare Inc. to see all of what these brainy birds can do!
Drummond's rockcress can alter its physical traits between generations, making it very adaptable to sudden environmental changes.
There are some 17,000 grizzly bears throughout Europe, compared to only around 1800 in the contiguous United States.