The Botanic Gardens Conservation International has created the world's first list of all known tree species that they aim to help in conservation efforts .
Advanced modern human culture led to the decimation of Neanderthals.
Researchers have revived the extinct cousin of the zebra, quagga, although many critics slam the project as just a stunt.
Panda reproduction rates in zoos seem to be based on mate preferences.
Due to habitat destruction and hunting, primates are getting nearer extinction.
The last passenger pigeon Martha died 100 years ago on September 01, 1914. The bird had died at the Cincinnati zoo and was sent to the Smithsonian in the frozen form.
We all know that space rock wiped out most of the dinosaurs but if the impact occurred a few million years earlier or later the majestic beasts may have survived, according to a new study.
Who knew there were awards for the world's ugliest animals? Well there is, and the British Ugly Animal Preservation Society crowned the blobfish, a sad-looking fish, the coveted award on Thursday. The purpose of the contest is not to poke fun at the animal, but instead highlight nature's less captivating animals and prevent them from becoming extinct.
Evolution never helps the selfish, according to scientists.
In the battle of the sexes, men are bound to lose, a scientist has predicted. That is, males will sooner or later go extinct.
Recently, Thai authorities arrested a man, O. Visarnkol, and a woman, Clara Rahantamalala, for their roles in smuggling animals into Thailand.