Whales, dolphins and penguins among 75 marine species killed by ships - report

2020-05-22 14:33

At least 75 different marine species – ranging from whales to dolphins, sharks, sea otters, seals, penguins and sea turtles – have been recorded as being killed though collisions with ships.

Adorable and mesmerising animal livestreams you can watch from home

2020-05-09 12:28

You can feel comforted with virtual views of baby goats, snow leopard cubs, and sleeping koalas no matter where you are in the world.

STUNNING PICTURES: Lions sleep on empty Kruger Park roads

2020-04-17 08:04

A rarely-seen pride of lions has been caught napping on the empty road just outside a usually busy rest camp in the Kruger National Park.

47 stunning nature photos that will transport you to places around the world

2020-03-31 09:13

Each image was a finalist of Agora's latest photo contest, which encouraged photographers to capture animals and landscapes around the world.

Mamphela Ramphele: Existential threat from climate change presents a historic opportunity

2020-02-18 10:07

Our country has an opportunity to develop a national holistic climate emergency plan that would provide a platform for transformative development programmes that would promote prosperity for all, writes Mamphela Ramphele.

A crocodile in Indonesia has had a tyre stuck on its head for years — and there's a reward for anyone brave enough to get it off

2020-01-31 17:46

Previous attempts to get the tyre off, such as luring the crocodile using chicken and meat, have been unsuccessful.

Striking National Geographic photos show animals that could disappear from the face of the Earth

2019-12-27 17:04

National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore documents endangered species through a project called The Photo Ark.

Human-like monkeys, jumping bunnies, and teeth-baring lions all feature in this year's most striking nature photos

2019-11-16 12:20

Two monkeys acting an awful lot like humans are among the stunning images from this year's Nature Photographer of the Year competition.

See the breathtaking winners from this year's Siena International Photo Awards

2019-10-30 16:19

The contest awards photographers who capture moments of impact around the world, from tender human interactions to dramatic animal encounters.

We visited Greenpeace’s Arctic Sunrise while it docked in Cape Town. We found parsley in the bathroom, guitars hanging from the ceiling and a CrossFit challenge leader board.

2019-10-18 16:31

On 20 October it sets sail on an expedition to document Tristan lobsters and to recover ‘ghost nets’ (abandoned fishing gear).


Stunning video footage shows thousands of baby turtles returning to the sea on a deserted Indian beach

2020-05-15 15:16

The turtle hatchlings made the journey across the sand during the daytime for the first time in seven years.

16 small things you can do at home to feel like you're on vacation

2020-04-26 09:26

Although traveling has recently come to a halt, there are still ways to explore the world from inside your home.

TAKE A LOOK: Rare sighting of Cape fox family on wine farm

2020-04-14 13:09

The Cape fox is notoriously known for being shy, especially in urban areas.

The best underwater photo of the year shows Antarctic seals gliding gracefully around an iceberg

2020-02-26 21:13

Photographer Greg Lecoeur is the newly crowned Underwater Photographer of the Year with a photo of seals swimming in Antarctica.

A photo of mice brawling in a London tube station just won a major photography award

2020-02-12 15:06

The photo won the Wildlife Photographer of the Year's People's Choice Award, and can now be seen at an exhibition in London.

A cougar hugging its mother made for one of the best travel photos of the year

2020-01-30 18:00

Taken in Torres del Paine National Park, the photo begs the question: Have you hugged your mom lately?

Monkeys munching on McDonald's and more of the year's best nature photos

2019-12-16 09:33

Prize-winning pictures show animals and humans are a lot alike — and the animal kingdom never ceases to amaze.

A photographer in Finland captured a beach covered in rare 'ice eggs' that are the result of a unique weather phenomenon

2019-11-08 17:54

The unique winter sighting has been documented around the world, with some spheres as large as 9.8 feet washing up along the Arctic shores.

25 stunning photos of jellyfish in honour of World Jellyfish Day

2019-10-26 18:51

Jellyfish have long been aquarium favourites, and now even have their own special day.

30 award-winning nature photos that will make you fall in love with the world

2019-10-12 12:45

The Nature Conservancy holds an annual nature photography contest to raise awareness for conservation.

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