A critically endangered Amur leopard cub was born at the Denver Zoo recently.
The male, named Makar, is almost two months old. He was born on April 25. He's also the first of his species born at the Denver Zoo since 1996.
Serving as a timely reminder to delegates convening for the Rio +20 Earth Summit, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has published its latest Red List detailing the ongoing threats to biodiversity on the planet.
UPDATE: Yelp! tells us they had about 9 bags of food donated yesterday and expect a couple more donations today. However, they are in need of roughly 20 more bags of food to get them through until the next shipment arrives.
Journalists get put it a lot of dangerous situations, but for one crew a situation in the wild turned fowl at the sound of a squawk.
A team of journalists in Finland stopped to shoot a colorful wood grouse.