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A giant tortoise wanders through the highlands, Santa Cruz Island.

Native and invasive species found on this fascinating archipelago. 

A gentoo penguin fends off a striated caracara as it attempts to steal a meal.

Striated caracaras, also known as Johnny Rooks, are making a comeback. What does it mean for farmers and wildlife? 

Aye-aye extracting beetle grubs from wood.

Find out why one of Earth’s strangest creatures has evolved a woodpecker-like lifestyle. 

‘Early sunbathing small tortoiseshell butterfly’ by Rowans Primary School

Children from 10 Hertfordshire schools have been photographing wildlife on their doorsteps. 

Langurs outside of a troop regularly test the dominant male

Why the sacred status of these monkeys allows them to flourish in and around Jodhpur, India. Photos by Anup Shah and Fiona Rogers. 

Plastic models will test the level of aggression in lizards.

Gabriele de Filippo has photographed a study that assesses the colours and behaviour of Mediterranean lizards. 

Sand tiger shark on the wreck of the Aeolus, North Carolina, USA.

How sunken ships create incredibly rich environments for marine life. 

Local people are taught how to survey amphibians.

Find out why researchers are studying and swabbing amphibians in Nyungwe Forest National Park, Rwanda. 

Males green iguanas use their dewlap when displaying and to thermoregulate.

Petr Bambousek visited Cerro Punta and Gamboa to capture the behaviour of its wild residents. 

Three to four-month-old brown bear cub with a clam.

Suzi Eszterhas visited Katmai National Park, Alaska, to document the lives of its brown bears. 

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