mammals

Some among Sarawak's Iban consider their local orangutans to be 'family'. Mark Eveleigh joins these descendents of Bornean headhunters to discover why. 
Three-toed sloth
Sloth scientist Becky Cliffe discusses why being slow actually contributes to a sloth's survival.
A new study shows that a species of bat depends on singing as a key method of courtship.
Ukari monkey
Science writer Stuart Blackman discusses the unique expression of blushing.
A new project is being launched to save the hedgehogs of Oxfordshire.
Science writer Stuart Blackman discusses the role of these flying mammals in pest control.
Meet the adorable members of the otter family from around the world.
Look out for bottlenose dolphins
Ferry travel can be an easy and convenient way to get to your holiday destination - offering ample leisure time during the journey and the chance to hopefully spot some wonderful wildlife! 
The escape of a lynx from a zoo in west Wales last year revealed huge divisions over our attitudes to large carnivores. Did Lillith spoil the case for bringing predators back to the UK or shown we are finally ready to deal with them, asks James Fair.  
A frog is the food of choice for this banded mongoose
Research reveals how banded mongoose cope with competition.
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