The girl was dragged down by the shark. Once she resurfaced, the girl's father went to where she was and pulled out her body with the help of other swimmers in the area.
Scientists have known about the existence "unicorn" species of a shipworm for centuries, but this is the first time the world has ever seen one.
April the giraffe has finally given birth to her fourth calf. But the dilemma is not over yet, as the calf still has not been named.
Elephant versus crocodile: which one wins?
As if we need more reason to love dogs, they've taken to helping fellow animals evade poachers worldwide.
The zoo currently has a fund-raising contest to name the newborn. Here's how you can pitch your own suggestion.
Barn owls, just like most owl species are nocturnal. Cornell Lab of Ornithology said they are characterized by their ghostly heart-shaped pale face, white chest and belly and their eerie shrieks.
The Taiwanese government, via a new amendment to its Animal Protection Act, will implement hefty fines and jail time for those who will be caught doing the gruesome crime.
United Airlines is really having a bad week. On the same dy where a passenger doctor was violently dragged of his flight to make way for United crew members, another passenger was stung by a scorpion that fell off from an overhead bin.
After about two months of nail-biting wait for April the giraffe at Animal Adventure Park to go into labor, the pregnant giraffe has finally given birth!
Scientists from the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and the Turtle Survival Alliance has stumbled upon 44 eggs of the Burmese roofed turtle, one of the rarest reptiles in the world.
This remote world in the Indian Ocean features life that's unseen anywhere else on Earth.
So many creepy crawlies wandering around in the vibrant Australian bush.
Scientists prove elephants' body-awareness in a simple test that even children less than 18 months old can't ace.