Second woman in a week bitten by wild snake at Australian zoo

A second woman within a week has been bitten by a wild snake at a zoo in the Australian state of Queensland.

Third stolen pygmy marmoset found on vet's doorstep in Australia

A third missing pygmy marmoset monkey stolen from a Sydney wildlife park was recovering with its family Tuesday after being found safe and well inside a box on the doorstep of a vet overnight.

Giant pandas rebound off endangered list

Pandas are no longer endangered but remain “vulnerable”, according to the world's largest environmental decision-making forum.

Study: Greenland shark sets longevity record of at least 272 years

A North Atlantic shark species, the Greenland shark, is believed to be the longest-living vertebrate animal with a life span of at least 272 years