A baby giraffe has made his debut at Brookfield Zoo in suburban Chicago.Zoo officials say the baby boy was born Nov. 12 but didn't go on public display until Wednesday. His mother is five-year-old Arnieta and his father is four-year-old Hasani.
A rare San Clemente Island Goat has given birth to a kid at Miller Park Zoo in Bloomington.WJBC Radio reports that there are less than 500 San Clemente Island Goats in the world, making it a critically endangered heritage breed.Bella is one of four adult San Clemente Island Goats at the central Illi
Scientists say they have figured out how a very clever virus outwits a very hungry caterpillar.The caterpillar is the gypsy moth in its larval stage, and the invasive species damages roughly a million acres of forest in the U.S.
Micronesian islands have declared vast areas of the Pacific Ocean to be a sanctuary for sharks. It's the latest move in a trend to create zones where sharks can live undisturbed.These top predators are in serious decline around the world because they are being over-fished.