Mammal

It really IS a dog-eat-dog world! Modern mammal ancestors were not held back by the dinosaurs — but by OTHER early mammals, study finds When the dinosaurs went extinct 66 million years ago, mammals prospered These...

At least 28 bird and mammal species have been saved from extinction since 1993 thanks to conservation action, study claims UK researchers analysed data on some of the world’s most threatened species They...

Three new species of mammal that lived 300 years ago are discovered from fossilised bones after being digested by crocodiles The animals are believed to have lived in the 1700s on the Cayman Islands  It...

You can call it a Triassic titan. Or a pre-Jurassic juggernaut. Just don’t call it a dinosaur. Despite its appearance, this burly behemoth was a completely different prehistoric beast: a dicynodont. Early...