Two-year-old Lane Graves was playing at the Grand Floridian Resort & Spa when the gator clamped its jaws on his body and dragged him underwater.
A surprising Monday morning scene involved an alligator crossing a road using a crosswalk in Palm Coast, Florida.
You might want to stay out of the beach for now. No one really knows how long the sea lice will stay in the waters or whether they will spread to places other than the beaches along the Gulf Coast.
A sight of an alligator feasting on a human body gave a maintenance worker a nightmare he'll never forget.
Nile Crocodiles can grow up to 20 feet and they are dubbed in animal kingdom as species with the strongest bite.
A 23-year old woman was taken to a hospital in Florida when a small nurse shark latched itself on her right arm.
Archeologist found bones of extinct Bison antiquus aging from 13,000 to 14,000 years old at the Old Vero Man Site in Florida
The convertible sportscar uses about 100 lbs of woven hemp, which is actually far stronger than steel.
Years of conservation efforts in hopes to prevent the extinction of the endangered green sea turtles in Florida and the Pacific Coast of Mexico has finally paid off, as federal wildlife officials reclassified the species to "threatened" status.
A massive gator of around 780 pounds was found in Florida last weekend. Of all the hunts done by Outwest Farm hunters, this was one of their biggest catches.
The Bahamas, the Caribbean, Florida and Mexico are just some of the places that witness the spectacular coastal bird, Reddish egret. Unfortunately, this fascinating bird is slowly declining in number and is becoming a rare sight in many places lately.
Even giant snakes cannot resist the Sunshine State. A record-breaking 16-foot python was recently captured in South Florida, setting a new record for the state for the largest male ever caught.
A record-breaking 6,250 manatees were recently counted during aerial surveys in Florida. While this is good news for the threatened animals, conservationists warn the population boom is likely a result of warmer waters, rather than a sign of recovery.
Alligators are growing much smaller and reproducing less in the Florida Everglades. As an indicator species, this suggests the local ecosystem is in poor health, which puts dozens of other threatened and endangered species at risk, too.
A small bull shark found struggling in the surf at Palm Beach, Florida, was dragged from the water for selfies. While the animal was later released into deeper waters, it is not clear whether or not it survived its time ashore. It is also one of the three sharks most dangerous to humans.