Endangered

Why the Nilgiri Tahr Prefers Tea

There’s a myth that goats eat everything. In the case of the rare Nilgiri tahr (pronounced nil-ghi-ri tar), it’s everyone …

Sei Whale

Clocking 48kmh (30mph) or more is pretty impressive for the ninth largest living animal, and handy if some orcas come …

Okapi

The “African unicorn” can be as elusive as the myth. You would be too, if you lived in the real …

Northern Corroboree Frog

Should you ever find yourself standing on a high, wet heath in south-east Australia and shout loudly, either due to …

Hawai’i Creeper

A volcano is the only refuge this cute little bird has left. What kind of pig would destroy its habitat …

Zhou’s Box Turtle

Zhou’s box turtle already lives in a “box” shell and likely a “box” in captivity. Will it keep out of the underground kind?

Vaquita

The critically endangered vaquita looks like it’s smiling. It’s really not.