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Photo of a European bee-eater, a small colourful bird with orange/brown markings, light blue underbelly and yellow throat.

Social media posts help researchers to discover climate change is to blame for displacement of 55 species in UK.

Close up photo of a house sparrow perched on top of a metal fence

Study finds that 74% of London’s house sparrows carry avian malaria – more than any other bird population in Northern Europe – and links the...

Close up underwater photo of bleached white coral with small silver fish swimming around

Study shows dramatic loss of central Indian Ocean coral reefs between 2015 and 2017

Camera trap image of gray Asiatic golden cat at night

Six different ‘colour morphs’ of the Asiatic golden cat discovered in India’s Arunachal Pradesh

Photograph at night of Sam wearing thick gloves and holding the small mammal

Professor Samuel Turvey awarded prestigious medal for outstanding contributions to the field of zoology

Photograph of a frog's head sticking above the surface of a pond

Compelling research reveals fatal spread of Ranavirus will increase if carbon emissions are not reduced.

Monni on the soapbox podium holding up an illustration of a beetle

Women in science will be celebrated across the globe this summer - at Soapbox Science, where female scientists take the stand to preach their...

Photograph of a Hoang Lien frog sat on a rock

An international study has found that a fungal disease has caused dramatic population declines in at least 501 amphibian species, including 90...

Close-up photograph of a T. helveticus newt on top of a rock

Private amphibian traders urged to prevent Bsal fungus from infecting wild populations

Photograph of the catalogued bone fragments

Cayman Island fossils reveal previously-undescribed extinct mammals