leopards

How Leopards Serve Their Human Neighbors in Mumbai, India

A new study in the journal Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment shows leopards, the world’s most widespread but persecuted big cat, may be helping local residents in Mumbai by reducing dog bites and rabies risk. Lead author Alex ...

Photos: Hot-Pink Slug And 5 Other Rosy Animals

The brightly colored slug we covered last week has National Geographic readers tickled pink.  Luckily for you, there are several more rosy-colored creatures found in nature. Some are supposed to be pink, while others get their hue from genetic mutations. ...

Photos: Hot-Pink Slug And 5 Other Rosy Animals

The brightly colored slug we covered last week has National Geographic readers tickled pink.  Luckily for you, there are several more rosy-colored creatures found in nature. Some are supposed to be pink, while others get their hue from genetic mutations. ...