Cat goes missing after cattery gives it to wrong owner

A cat has gone missing after a cattery gave it to the wrong owner (Picture: BNPS)A cat owner has slammed a cattery after...

Animals set to ‘downsize’ over the next century as humans destroy their habitats

The Black rhinoceros in the African savannah is severely under threat from humankind (Getty)The animals of the world are set to ‘downsize’ during...

Country diary: these hardy honeybees could help our ailing apiaries

From the edge of a 1930s housing estate, Owley Wood tumbles down a steep bank to the River Weaver. The woodland is ancient...

Rapamycin prevents age-related brain vascular deterioration in rats

A just-released study by UT Health San Antonio and collaborating institutions shows age-related decreases in blood flow to the brain and memory loss...

New giant virus may help scientists better understand the emergence of complex life

The discovery of the Medusavirus holds clues to the evolution of more complex life. The paper published in the Journal of Virology earlier...

WATCH World Yoga Day: Yoga with animals

On World Yoga Day, take a look at how people can combine their passion for yoga with their love of animals. WATCH NOW. ...

Norman Stone was brilliant, funny, a doll | Brief letters

Re Richard Evans’ obituary of Norman Stone (26 June): what Evans says has truth in it, but it’s far from the whole truth....

Judi Dench’s Wild Borneo Adventure review – joy, awe and orangutans

It is amazing to see Judi Dench in the wild. Almost the last of her kind – there are thought to be only...

Guy Fawkes and fireworks: What you need to know

"Remember, remember, the 5th of November…" the old rhyme starts, telling us the story of a man called Guy Fawkes and the gunpowder...

Cat burglar on trial for theft of sausage

A cat burglar, accused of stealing a sausage, is on trial with the prosecution demanding the judge to throw the book at the...