Growing up surrounded by nature, it's no surprise that Steve Irwin's son Robert also has great affection for wildlife. But at just 13 years old he's also making a name for himself as an incredibly talented wildlife photographer. And, of course, there's no shortage of subjects for him to shoot at the Australia Zoo and Steve Irwin Wildlife Reserve in northern Australia.
Ask any dog owner and they’ll tell you that their pooch has a dynamic personality.
Conservationists have spotted two white giraffes in northern Kenya, a rare sighting that will warm your heart.
Given their power, prowess, and place in the food chain, one may not expect to see a vulnerable side to lions. Unfortunately, however, trophy hunting and poaching have drastically affected the big cats' populations, historic range, and—as in the case of Clarence, a dominant male lion—individual livelihood. In 2011, Clarence became trapped in a deadly poaching snare in Uganda's Murchison Falls National Park.
During Hurricane Harvey, animal shelters and rescue organizations sprawled across Texas were saddened—but not surprised—to discover that many pets had become lost, displaced, or even abandoned...
During her time at the University of California, Los Angeles, assistant researcher Melanie Barboni has made many notable contributions to the Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences program.
Now in its third year, the Bird Photographer of the Year is a “celebration of avian beauty and diversity.” Organized by Nature Photographers Ltd and the British Trust for Ornithology, the international competition recently announced its winners across seven categories. In addition to awards for best portrait and birds in flights, the competition awards prizes to the best overall image and best portfolio.
In her eye-opening project, Overlooked Black Dogs, animal photographer Shaina Fishman shares striking portraits of dark rescue dogs.
We think of dogs and cats as being the only pets that can make us laugh, but as artist Emma...
Photographer Pete Oxford recently traveled to the southeast corner of the Coral Triangle, home to more than 75% of the world's coral species, off the coast of West Papua to experience the unique bond between local fisherman and whale sharks. Known as lucky charms for the Indonesian fisherman who fish these waters, the area is a hotspot for young male whale sharks, a notoriously elusive species.
In the age of the Internet, no animal has captivated audiences quite like the humble house cat.
Kids and pets make the best of friends and create memories that'll last a lifetime.