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First polar bear born in UK for 25 years at RZSS Highland Wildlife Park

Visitors to a zoo in Scotland stand a chance of being able to see the first polar bear cub to be born in the...

‘Iron Man’ tests new jet suit on Europe’s fastest zipline

The real life Ironman is testing his jet suit in a high-speed run along a mile-long zip line in the UK. Daredevil pilot Richard...

“Pandas” will be released next month

“Pandas” is a 2018 documentary film directed by David Douglas and Drew Fellman. At Chengdu Panda Base in China, scientists are dedicated to protecting...

Doctors hunt for hidden cancers with glowing dyes

Researchers in the US are testing fluorescent dyes that make cancerous cells show up during surgery. One specialist says the dye is the equivalent...

Snowflake hunters search for clues to our atmosphere

Capturing snowflakes isn't as easy as sticking out your tongue. At least not when you're trying to capture them for scientific study, which involves...

Critically endangered gorilla and its newborn captured on film

Wildlife Conservation Society shared a rare video of a western lowland gorilla and its infant in their natural habitat in Congo. Conservationists captured the...

Coral moved and replanted to boost tourism

Coral is being moved hundreds of kilometres and replanted at new dive sites, in an attempt to boost tourism in Aqaba, Jordan. The new...

Biologists discover the secrets of the whale shark

It's the largest shark in the ocean, but one of the least understood. In an attempt to solve some of the whale shark's most...

Polar bears treated to fish on International Polar Bear Day

The San Diego Zoo celebrated International Polar Bear Day when they released 10 largemouth black bass into the pool of their polar bear exhibit....

New study claims Neanderthals were artists and thought like us

Neanderthals enjoyed creating art and understood the meaning of symbolism. The international team has established cave paintings found in Spain were created 64,000 years...