WATCH: Waterbuck gets to live another day after escaping crocodile

2019-05-22 06:30

A waterbuck had to fight for his life after being caught up in the deathly jaws of a crocodile in Kruger National Park.

SA in for a decade-long, solar-eclipse sighting drought - but you could head to these interesting destinations

2019-05-21 14:28

Whether you're an avid amateur astronomer or just like snuggling up with a loved one under the stars from time to time, watching the sky put on a show is magical no matter where you're from in the world.


MASKED:  A thick layer of smog enveloping Mexico City, resulted in an air pollution alert urging people to stay indoors. (Alfredo Estrella, AFP)

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Next time you see the penguins at Boulders Beach they will have GPS trackers and pink spots

2019-05-22 10:30

SANParks announced that an African penguin movement ecology research project will start in the last week of May until September.

Kirstenbosch's mountains take home 37th gold at the Chelsea Flower Show

2019-05-21 10:15

Kirstenbosch's flower display, called 'Mountains of Abundance', will be bringing home gold from the world-famous flower festival.

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Most people have no idea that this is the world's most poached animal

2019-05-20 15:00

This powerful documentary film, Eye of the Pangolin, is the story of two men on a mission to get all four species of African pangolin on camera for the very first time.

Tim Cook says his generation has failed by over-debating climate change

2019-05-20 06:31

The Apple chief executive told graduates at Tulane University in the US that his "generation has failed" them by fighting more than making change on issues including immigration, criminal justice and climate change.

After the Moon, people on Mars by 2033...or 2060

2019-05-20 05:07

On December 11, 2017, US President Donald Trump signed a directive ordering NASA to prepare to return astronauts to the Moon "followed by human missions to Mars and other destinations."

Chinese probe reveals secrets of Moon's dark side

2019-05-19 06:58

Scientists have said they could be a step closer to solving the riddle behind the Moon's formation, unveiling the most detailed survey yet of the far side of Earth's satellite.

WATCH: Turtles reunited after eight months apart

2019-05-18 14:10

Gulliver and Lulu, two green sea turtles, are reunited at Sea Life in Brighton after eight months apart.

'Super corals' give glimmer of hope for world's dying reefs

2019-05-15 22:13

Hawaiian "super corals" that have recovered despite living in warm and acidic water offer a glimmer of hope that dying reefs across the world could be saved, a new study says.

Shiny, shy and solitary: Why pangolins are in peril

2019-05-15 19:06

Pangolins are considered to be a highly endangered species and is the world's most trafficked mammal. Here are five things 6 things you should know:

WATCH: Suspected meteorite caught on CCTV in Australia

2019-05-20 14:50

A suspected meteorite lit up the night sky over parts of Northern Australia. Northern Territory Police CCTV captured an object shooting above Tennant Creek just after midnight.

A world without pangolins looms – here’s how you can prevent it

2019-05-19 18:16

As of last week, 38.2 tons of pangolin scales have left Africa this year. One pangolin is poached from the wild every five minutes, and it’s likely that the African pangolin will be extinct in two decades.

WATCH: Utah zoo's polar bear chills out with ice cubes

2019-05-17 16:07

A polar bear at Utah's Hogle Zoo got a treat on a hot day last week. Nora got a chance to roll around and munch on ice cubes. WATCH NOW.

Mexico City extends pollution alert, cancels school

2019-05-16 14:43

Mexico City declared an air pollution alert for the second straight day urging people to stay indoors, cancelling school and moving the semi-finals of the first-division football league to another city.

The Moon is shrinking - study

2019-05-16 07:55

The Moon is steadily shrinking, causing wrinkling on its surface and quakes, according to an analysis of imagery captured by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) published.

WATCH: Playful baboons cause splash on social media as they enjoy pool party at Betty’s Bay guest house

2019-05-15 19:13

Two playful baboons are causing a stir on social media after a Betty's Bay guest house owner captured a video of the pair splashing about in his pool.

WATCH: Baby turtles washed up on Cape beaches 'most likely' killed by plastic

2019-05-15 16:50

Dead baby turtles found washed up on Cape beaches were most likely killed by plastic. These are the findings of marine scientists that dissected loggerhead hatchlings found along the Overstrand coastline last week.

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