New research has found that mammals and birds -- both warm-blooded animals -- may have a better chance of surviving climate change than their cold-blooded peers, reptiles and amphibians
The fossilised remains of the new species, named Mansourasaurus Shahinae, were unearthed by an expedition undertaken by an initiative of the the Mansoura University Vertebrate Paleontology (MUVP) in Egypt
Exposure to natural environments and photographs of nature promotes positive body image, researchers suggest
In the cooler southern areas of the Great Barrier Reef, the number of female green turtles ranged between 65 and 69 per cent
Researchers have developed a tiny graphene sensor that can be taped to plants to measure the time they take to move water from their roots to their leaves
Chinese scientists have discovered a new endangered species of flowering plant from the Primulaceae family
Climate change is likely to make the wine producing regions of France and Switzerland too hot for traditionally grown grapes, and vineyards in these regions may then have to switch to hotter climate varieti...
Unlike other animals, female pandas approaching adulthood wander long distance looking for mating opportunities, a new study has found
The new species of blind fish - Schistura larketensis - gets its name from Larket village in Meghalaya, where the cave has been found, acording to a journal
Parliament on Wednesday passed a bill to exclude bamboo from the definition of tree under the Indian Forest Act, claiming it would improve the earnings of tribals and dwellers living around forests
Scientists have discovered the equivalent of smoke-rings in the Tasman Sea which may 'suck- up' small marine creatures and carry them at high speed and for long distances across the ocean
A crocodile lizard, a snail-eating turtle and a horseshoe bat are among the 115 new species discovered by scientists in Southeast Asia's Mekong River region in 2016, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) announced ...
Situated in the Aravalli Hills near the River Jawai, Bera offers great landscapes as well. Besides the “Prince of the Jungle” the, Bera also offers sightings of Sloth Bear, Hyena, and Marsh...
Biologists and IBM have come together to develop a smartphone app to survey Australia's endangered frogs. The app named FrogID, will record and report frog calls, croaks and chirps according to the Australi...
Men who regularly get exposed to air pollution may be at an increased risk of having poorer quality sperm, resulting in a spell of infertility for a 'significant number of couples', researchers warned
After a gap for over 80 years, the black bear has returned to Nevada's Great Basin in the US through conservation with their population believed to be over 500, a new study said on Wednesday
The critically endangered Sumatran tiger population, only found on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, is increasing
A new multimedia project documents the stories of the unsung heroes protecting India's natural corridors
This World Wildlife Week, nature lovers relive their memorable trysts with fauna in Maharashtra's forests
Giant pandas Cai Tao and Hu Chun arrived to fanfare in Indonesia where a new "palace" like home that cost millions of dollars has been built for them
Mumbai has a dedicated community of anglers who are facing a formidable enemy - pollution
The frogman of India will take you on a virtual tour of the state's amphibian diversity, and tell you why it's necessary to protect it
India and four other countries -- China, Pakistan, Mexico and Iran -- account for the most cropland in the world irrigated by dirty wastewater, putting millions of lives at serious health risks, new researc...
Here's a roundup of all the events and activities happening around Mumbai that you can be a part of this week
Scientists have discovered traces of building blocks of life around a young star system located 400 light-years away, a finding that may help understand how living beings evolved on Earth
Global warming, over-fishing and pollution are damaging the world's oceans with people globally needing to do more to protect this valuable resource, according to organisers of World Oceans Day on Thursday<...
"My mother once brought home a water hyacinth when I was young. We planted it in a washbowl and saw it grow through the years," says Salma Prabhu, 53-year-old Vashi resident
On World Environment Day, let's take a look how human activities have taken a toll on Mother Nature leading to global warming, drastic climate changes and degradation of the environment
Ahead of World Environment Day, a conservationist tells the story of Mumbai's green soldiers expected to put up a serious fight
Attend an annual festival dedicated to raising awareness about the elegant, pink-hued birds