Scientists observed snakes "slithering" through the air to stay aloft
Predictions for the year ahead whether you're a monkey, a rat or even a pig
Schoolteacher William Buchman was arrested after officers found over 300 living and dead snakes inside his property
Experts say the ground-breaking discovery could pave way for routine use of stem cells in medicine
Yesterday the Environment Secretary said Somerset Levels residents were ‘right to be angry’
Visit of the Environment Secretary to the Somerset Levels lambasted as a ‘publicity stunt’ by angry campaigners
Francis has already used the symbolic power of his office to change attitudes
The three-metre animal, believed to be a female tiger shark, was caught on bait lines and shot in the head four times at close range
Group of friends were swimming at an isolated water hole in World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park southeast of Darwin
Rio is now in the sights of World Cup champion who has capped a highly successful year by being named the first BT Sport Action Woman of the Year
To most of us, lions are African, but many of the great beasts of legend were Indian. Now a zoo plans to breed more of them
We were like thieves in the night. We'd been plotting our movements for weeks, working out timings, checking then re-checking our itinerary. A getaway driver had been enlisted and pulled up in the silvery moonlight in a thicket of palm trees almost exactly on time. "Canacona?" he called out to us. We piled into the back of the auto-rickshaw and sped off through the Goan countryside.
Studying the disease among dogs could allow experts to build a defence if human cancers became transmissible
Diddo's central message is to question everything, and think for yourself
Scientists say a group living in the Araguaia River, Brazil has been isolated from other varieties for more than two million years
A wide variety of DNA mutations which differ from one person to another might play a decisive role in triggering schizophrenia according to two of the largest studies to date into the complex genetics of the mental disorder.