Animals

No, it isn't the latest portable music device. Take our latest quiz for the ultimate test of your wildlife knowledge! 
Like many of us, Darren spent his childhood watching Disney cartoons. As a wildlife artist approaching the busiest time of year, he can now appreciate the work that went into them.
In the American desert, where resources are scarce, honeypot ants wage war without end. Rob Dunn asks if we can draw parallels between ant and human conflict.
Pit your wits against our first quiz of 2011!
Thomas Peschak’s unique images of the Great Bear Rainforest in Canada showcase the diversity and fragility of its wild inhabitants.
An epic BBC Radio 4 series broadcast throughout 2010 discussed the importance of 100 man-made objects from around the globe. We asked Pat Morris to compile his own selection of 100 natural objects, each of which has a wider significance than just its immediate appearance.
Grizzled wildlife TV heartthrob Gordon Buchanan befriended a family of black bears for a BBC2 documentary. But what is it really like to walk with wild bears, Ben wonders?
Who is the best dancer in the animal kingdom? It’s time to find out as eight species take centre stage and strut their stuff in the wildest talent show of all.
Get your thinking caps on, our annual travel-writing awards are open for entry and the prize is a fabulous trip to South Luangwa, Zambia.
The species hunters article spread
We are living in a golden age of zoological discovery, yet are losing species faster than ever before, says Lost Lands... presenter George McGavin.
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