Animals

Cavemen – they're just like us! New discovery finds ancients kept dogs as pets

Archaeologists uncovered latest finding while examining centuries-old canine teeth.

Could this new documentary film be the next 'Blackfish'?

'Trophy' will air on CNN to spotlight hunting and wildlife conservation in Africa.

Being kind to strangers isn't just a human thing

Bonobos do it, too.

This is the ancient animal your cat evolved from

It's still around, by the way.

The most beautiful Christmas trees are living underwater

See the strange animal that looks an awful lot like holiday decor.

How a company is turning wildlife destroyers into comfy marine homes

An Israeli startup figured out how to make concrete structures that are good for the environment.

The strange second life of Israel's black goats

A 70-year-old law has been reversed, clearing the way for grazing kids to play in the dirt again.

The strangest things we learned in 2017

We discovered so much odd stuff this year about aliens, tigers, apocalypses, goats, lawns and even Albert Einstein.

The dramatic search for one of the world’s most elusive creatures: sand kittens

These zoologists have spent years looking for the mysterious feline that lives in deserts from Morocco to Israel.

If not for dinosaur extinction, we might all be nocturnal

Scientists reveal that ancient mammals may have spent their days asleep – and hiding out from dinosaurs.

New discovery: Baby bats can learn foreign languages

Vocal learning has rarely been proven to exist in animals outside of humans and birds. Until now.

Israeli volunteer pilot and friends working overtime to rescue pets after U.S. hurricanes

Wings of Rescue has rescued around 1,500 dogs and cats after hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.

For first time, researchers complete map of every vertebrate on earth

The newly finished 'Atlas of Life' contains some amazing stats and facts.

Nobody's photographed a sand kitten in the wild ... until now

A research team just found this rare animal in the African desert.

Playful primate cam broadcasting cheer to kids at hospital

The daily lives of meddling monkeys and optimistic orangutans are being live-streamed to a children's wing.