Archaeologists unearth stone tools in China dating back to 2.1 million years old, the oldest ever evidence of hominins outside of Africa. These tools are 1.3 million years older than modern humans.
Scientists discovered ancient fossils that suggest humans may have originated in Europe, not Africa.
Footage shows Egyptian vultures putting on makeup for the first time.
An African T. rex with tiny arms and a giant chicken with teeth are among the newly discovered dinosaurs.
Scott Van Zyl, a notorious wildlife hunter was confirmed to have been eaten by crocodiles that ironically were his targets during a hunting expedition.
As if we need more reason to love dogs, they've taken to helping fellow animals evade poachers worldwide.
China produces 5,000 tons of ejiao each year, requiring some 4 million donkey hides. The number excludes the people who obtain donkey hides illegally.
Most donkeys were stolen and they were treated poorly and killed inhumanely, most of the time, using hammer to beat them and knife to slit their throats.
The fallen woman, who was not identified, died after the tusk of an elephant entered her lower back and went through her chest.
Few days ago China officially released a notice, closing the first of its state-licensed ivory carving factories and retailers, as part of their "orderly process" to end the widespread poaching of elephants in Africa by the end of 2017 and protect their remaining population.
Villagers in Zimbabwe shot and cut open a crocodile after suspecting that the massive reptile has eaten an eight-year-old boy.
There are only 25 remaining giant tusker elephants in the world; 15 are in Africa. With Satao II gone, the number has gone down.
A shocking hostage and killing incident at the Thula Thula Rhino Orphanage in South Africa has prompted worldwide outrage.
Over 25,000 of Gabon's forest elephants have disappeared in the last ten years.