Perhaps inspired by the end of Ringling Brothers' use of elephants, a hippopotamus from a Spanish circus made a daring escape and took to the streets in search of freedom.
Anyone envious of Australians for living in a land full of exotic animals may change their mind after seeing what happened when one driver surprised a kangaroo on a dark road.
New research using satellite imagery of Antarctica may have uncovered a massive lake lurking beneath the ice that may be home to a myriad of strange creatures.
A groundbreaking new study into the extinction of the dinosaurs suggests that the iconic creatures suffered a far more prolonged demise than what we were taught in school.
On the heels of a devastating 6.4 magnitude earthquake on Thursday, Japan was rocked again today when a 7.4 magnitude quake struck the same region.
With the rat population in Rome increasing to an alarming level, one candidate for mayor has offered a novel solution: importing thousands of cats to the city.
Residents of Teaneck, New Jersey are living in fear due to a spate of strange incidents involving increasingly aggressive wild turkeys that are roaming their town.
Japanese farmers living near the Fukushima nuclear power plant are struggling to overcome an unexpected outcome from the disaster: a surge in radioactive wild boars!
Once only found in Namibia, a fresh patch of 'fairy circles' discovered in Australia may prove to be the key to deciphering the mysterious phenomenon.
wildlife officials in Massachusetts have proposed creating a 'Rattlesnake Island' in order to rehabilitate the creature's population in the state.
A British hiker has revealed photos of a remarkable set of possible Yeti footprints that he discovered while trekking through the Himalayas in Bhutan.
As fears over the Zika virus mount, a biotech company believes they have found the solution to stopping the worrisome disease: genetically modified mosquitoes.
Officials in Argentina are bracing for what may be a historic onslaught of locusts as the insects' population has exploded over the last year.
George Knapp shares a number of news items that have recently caught his attention including an article about the first steps toward actual teleportation and our robotic future.
The mysterious cattle mutilation phenomenon has seemingly resurfaced in Georgia after a pair of cows were found dead under strange circumstances.
George Knapp shares a number of news items that have recently caught his attention including an article about a new star constellation being dedicated to David Bowie...
Geologists are marveling at this tiny glassy object which was discovered on the rim of a crater near a Hawaiian volcano.
Despite growing concerns surrounding cyber attacks on America's power grids, it appears that a more mundane threat has been quietly lurking in our midst for years: squirrels.
Washington state officials have shut down a highway after an enormous landslide swept across the road.
As we close out 2015, Coast to Coast celebrates the creatures that live amongst us here on Earth as we look back at animal stories that left us confounded, awestruck, and amused.
An unruly rabbit at an English animal shelter has earned the nickname 'Damien' due to its inexplicably violent attacks on patrons and staff.
One man's decade-long search for a rumored new species of tarantula came to a comical conclusion when the sought-after creature simply fell on the ground in front of him during an expedition in Borneo.
Health officials in California's Marin County are warning residents to be on their guard following a series of terrifying squirrel attacks!
Wildlife experts are perplexed by a unsettling spate of sea otter deaths which have plagued the southern coast of Alaska. More here.
Scientists claim that the regions deep beneath the surface of the Earth may hold more diamonds than ever imagined.
An invasion of false widow spiders is poised to set siege to the British Isles and may be spinning their way through the U.S. sooner than we think!