animals

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — A critically endangered North Atlantic Right whale was found dead over the weekend off the coast of South Carolina, more than four months after it had been spotted entangled...

A Brit is convinced the terrifying "dogman" is no legend but real, having been haunted by sightings of such a creature since he was a child. When Cryptids Call is a new podcast hosted by cryptozoology...

This is the bizarre moment a tourist screaming in shock when a monkey rips off her wig by mistake. The woman, known as Ms Xu, and her friends were visiting the Wulongkou Scenic Area in the city of Jiyuan,...

Koalas have been increasingly under threat as climate change is causing longer and more intense bushfires across the continent. But now the cuddly creatures are faced with a new threat – a deadly...

An animal shelter in Phoenix, Arizona, offered a unique little extra for people adopting their dogs this weekend. Everyone who attended a special event this Saturday, February 20, and agreed to give one...

The mythical beast Bigfoot has allegedly been caught on video taking a stroll across a field, with footage showing a dark figure lolloping in the distance. In the clip, shared on the BFRO (Bigfoot Field...

A "miracle" puppy born with six legs and two tails is defying the odds as her owners reveal she is growing up "happy and healthy". Skipper, an Aussie Border Collie mix, was born six...

A woman was left baffled after the remains of a "prehistoric" fish were discovered on the banks of Singapore’s oldest reservoir. The ferocious-looking animal looked like a combination of a...

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox Thousands of men are believed to have been mauled to death by tigers near an Indian village. Their...

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox Extreme military drills in which soldiers are made to eat live lizards and drink snake...

A calf born with six extra legs has been adopted by loving new owners after surviving "against all the odds". The farmer launched a campaign was launched to re-home the little bull from a working...

A woman was bitten on the bum by a bear the moment she sat down on an outdoor toilet in the United States. Screaming in both shock and pain, Shannon Stevens jumped off the seat with blood trickling out...

A striking fish with human-like teeth gave an unsuspecting angler in the United States a shock after it chomped down on his bait. Fisherman Paul Lore, 33, described his catch of the day as "one of...

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – Scientists have recovered the oldest DNA on record, extracting it from the molars of mammoths that roamed northeastern Siberia up to 1.2 million years ago in research that...

Scientists are seeking to unlock unknown prehistoric viruses up to 50,000 years old by extracting biological material from carcasses of ancient animals frozen in permafrost, according to reports. The Russian...

A man who took dozens of 'upskirt' images of women and had an image of person having sex with an octopus has been allowed to return to Greece by a judge. Eleftherios Zampoulakis, 34, was caught...