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Badger tracking release

New study raises important questions for policymakers and farmers working to control bovine TB.

Mountain chicken frog

Scientists battling to fight a lethal amphibian disease on two islands in Caribbean have witnessed what is believed to be one of the fastest range...

ZSL Scientific Award winners

Zoological Society of London reveals annual award winners

Saola copyright Toon Fey WWF

Study highlights Annamite Mountains of Laos and Vietnam as haven for mammal species

Common dolphin stranded in Cardigan Bay, Wales.

Zoological Society of London hosts unique public ‘dolphin post-mortem’ event

Amur leopard

The leopard has lost as much as 75 per cent of its historic range according to a new study.

Scientist presenting to an audience at Soapbox Science

Soapbox Science aims to promote the visibility and boost career prospects of female scientists through the nationwide establishment of grass-roots...

An ocelot with dinner, caught on camera trap in Panama

A new ZSL study shows camera traps can be used to track the movements of wildlife without having to catch, tag or directly observe them.

Antrozous pallidus bat - Mexico

The biggest library of bat sounds has been compiled to identify bats from their calls in Mexico – a country which harbours many of the Earth's...

Mountain Chicken Frog

Amphibians have been treated in the wild for the first time against the global chytridiomycosis (‘chytrid’) pandemic.