Pigeon-fanciers in the North East remember the vital role racing pigeons played during the two world wars.
A butterfly which was last seen in England more than 60 years ago is spotted on a nature reserve in Suffolk.
A baby drill monkey being raised by a zoo keeper has become best friends with his two Jack Russell puppies.
A Lincolnshire couple believe their 28-year-old tabby is the oldest living cat in the world.
Hundreds of bird-watchers flock to the Norfolk coast in the hope of catching a rare glimpse of a migratory great knot in British waters.
Experts say attempts to increase the Golden Eagle population in the Scottish Borders is dependent on making the environment safer for them.
A marine biologist says the "horrific" sight of 55 sharks washed up on a Gower beach may be the result of trawling.
The largest ever four-winged dinosaur has been discovered in China, with remarkably long feathers on its hindwings and tail.
Two young red pandas have produced twins just over a year after their arrival at an East Sussex zoo.
Does the disappearance of wild honey bees matter?
A location on the remote Ardnamurchan peninsula in the north west Highlands has been designated as a Scottish wildcat sanctuary.
Purple buddleia flowers are everywhere on the railway network. Are they a troublesome foreign invader?
Scores of giant African snails, still alive, have been seized by US customs agents at Los Angeles International Airport.
A meeting is held to discuss a £60m project to convert a disused quarry into a dinosaur museum.
A group of kayakers tow a "monster" bluefin tuna fish to a Cornish beach after it is found floating in the sea.
Dolphin attacks on porpoises in Cardigan Bay leave marine scientists scratching their heads.
New Zealand approves mass poisoning to protect native wildlife.
Scientists are searching for a new antibiotic and they hope that beekeepers can help.
Scientists looking for a new antibiotic are testing Welsh honey samples to see if they can provide a solution.
China has publicly admitted permitting the trade in skins from captive tigers, an international convention to protect endangered species hears.