Robotics developed in North Carolina have been designed to run like cheetahs, but what will they be used for?
The much-loved species is under threat all over the world.
The Indian species bears an uncanny resemblance to one of the characters. But which one - Hagrid, Voldemort, Malfoy?
Several populations on Kangaroo Island, feared to be gone forever, have been spotted as habitats recover.
The adorable chinstrap penguin is also known as the ringed penguin, bearded penguin, or stonecracker penguin.
The story of 17 black rhinos in search of a new, protected home.
Born just 12 days ago, he already stands 190 cm (75 inches) tall. There are fewer than 2,000 Rothschild's giraffes still living in the wild.
Thousands took to the streets on Sunday to raise awareness of the plight of the Amur tiger. Tiger Day has been held annually for 20 years, with children leading the march.
The World Wildlife Conference on Trade in Endangered Species, known as CITES, takes place every three years.
A series of temporary sand sculptures are aiming to highlight the short time left to save endangered animals.
The Borneo-born ape arrived at the zoo aged three in 1972 and took up painting several years ago. She works in crayon and watercolour, on paper or using the glass of her enclosure as a canvas.
Conservation experts at the British Antarctic Survey say that normally around eight percent of the world population of emperor penguins breeds in Halley Bay. A recent study found that in 2016 and 2017, there was no breeding in Halley Bay and last year there was only a little.
Connecting to nature with the help of these endangered animals.
A frog species on the brink of extinction has new hope after researchers made a dating profile for its last man standing.
Russian national Andrei could face up to five years in prison for violating the law in relation to endangered animals.
There are fewer than 2,600 Rothschild giraffes remaining in the world.
The UK's Longleat zoo reported the death of one of its Siberian tigers following a fight on Tuesday, marking the second violent tiger death at UK zoos in a week
Panda-monium over! Rare Red Panda found and returning to Belfast Zoo
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Polar bears mingle with pandas and elephants in Paris light show
The mountain gorilla has now been declared by conservationists as not critically endangered.
An 11-year-old South African boy takes care of rhino orphans by raising money on Facebook.
A Singapore zoo is attempting to secure the survival of two baby sloth bear cubs, listed as a 'vulnerable' species. The twins are being taken care of away from their mother, as sloth bears have a history of abandoning or killing their cubs.
The whale was rescued off the coast of Queensland after it became entangled in shark nets.
For the first time since 1980, rare twin elephants have been born at the Amboseli National Park in Kenya.
Two Tasmanian devils from Australia are settling into their new home at the San Diego Zoo's Australian Outback