Much like people living in packed cities, it may be now that animals of prey in Africa have a smaller number of offspring when living in crowded conditions. Turns out, this is affecting lions and other predators.
Tropical songbirds have a lower adult mortality rate than temperate birds because they are raised in smaller families. This directly affects their wing growth and ability to escape from predators.
Humans have been found to stray from the tradition food web hierarchy and hunt or fish at rates with which wildlife populations cannot keep up.
If you're a zebra, we have some bad news for you. Stripes, as it turns out, do not confuse predators nearly as much as experts once thought. In fact, their true purpose is still anyone's guess.
For the first time ever, scientists have witnessed polar bears eating white-beaked dolphins in the Arctic, and they claim it's the bizarre result of climate change.
We all know about the boy who cried wolf, but a new study sheds light on brown thornbills, tiny birds that "cry hawk" to escape from predators.
Ants are pretty clever insects, with researchers recently finding that certain species can even double their survival rate using impressive jaw jumps.
Populations of yellow rabbitbrush, a plant species unique to Rocky Mountain meadows, is dying, but fear not, for ant-eating black bears are to the rescue.
Scientists have finally discovered the reasoning behind the "disco" clam's underwater light show, a new study describes.
Asiatic cheetahs have turned to feed on domestic livestock in habitats where there are less prey, reveals a new study.