Researchers say that budgies can be taught to recognise basic grammatical patterns.
With a growing incidence of poaching some feel that replacing the Kruger fence makes the most sense.
Pupils in Alexandra township yesterday celbrated the inaugural Alex Owl Day with their works of art.
Researchers have created a half-chemical, half-biological system to generate clean liquid fuel.
Scientists have found a new silver snake species in the Bahamas but they fear it is already critically endangered.
Climate change is making winters warmer and boosting the mole and rabbit populations which may topple Stonehenge.
The long-famed mountain is in fact topped by the lesser-known Chimborazo in Ecuador.
The most power proton conductor in the natural world is a jelly-like substance in a shark’s head, say researchers.
The hippo’s dramatic start to life began when, it seems, he crossed the lake from Mzingazi to Mandlazini in Zululand.
Activists say Indonesia’s largest zoo is overpopulated and are calling it a ‘zoo of death’.
Two Britons and a Mexican scale Mount Everest after the disasters of 2014 and 2015.
New Zealand officials say the volcano, featured in Lord of the Rings, is showing more signs of life.
Shoelaces on steroids: that's the groundbreaking procedure used on the world's most famous rhino, Hope.
The Green Climate Fund aims to contribute $100bn annually to assist poorer nations to cope with climate change.
A multi-million dollar fund, set up by the UNDP, will be used to protect Africa's endangered species from poaching.