The International Union for the Conservation of Nature added the migrating monarch butterfly for the first time to its 'red list' of threatened species and categorized it as "endangered" — two steps from extinct
Half a century ago, around 1.5 million elephants roamed across Africa, but recent assessment in 2016 found that were around 415,000 remaining.
This mammoth DNA smashes the record for the oldest DNA ever sequenced, which was previously held by a roughly 700,000-year-old horse specimen.
Corpse flowers aren’t doing great in their native home of Sumatra, as they are dwindling because of deforestation for lumber and crops.
Experts from the Dehradun-based Wildlife Institute of India visited four places in Madhya Pradesh to look for the best habitat for the reintroduction.
Though the Somali elephant shrew was thought to be a lost species, locals of East Africa identified the animal easily in pictures.
The three embryos will be transferred into the womb of a southern white rhino female, to act as a surrogate mother.
Despite their large size and wide distribution, only fragmentary remains have been unearthed.
Homo sapiens originated in Africa more than 300,000 years ago and later spreading worldwide.
The Vespersaurus lived 90 million years ago and is in the same family as the Velociraptor.
Elephants get a unique ID based on their characteristic body feature like ear shape, tusk, tail length.
The body of the extinct horse species was found in perfect condition & scientists are hoping to clone it.