The Indian rhino is listed as "vulnerable" on the International Union for Conservation of Nature Red List of Threatened Species.
The recently discovered language remains largely incomprehensible, but researchers said it belongs to the Indo-European family.
Black bears are protected by state law in Alabama due to low numbers, with the population considered one of the country's smallest.
The elephant may have been used in the armies of ancient Roman leader Julius Caesar or potentially even the legendary Carthaginian general Hannibal.
Europa is thought to have a hidden subsurface ocean of salty liquid water, which scientists believe may harbor the conditions suitable for life.
The "skull cup" was found in a cave where ancient humans modified the bones of the dead for thousands of years. But its function remains unclear.
Researchers have identified the remains of at least three Neanderthals who lived more than 50,000 years ago from bones found at a cave site.
A discovery from the Kalambo Falls site in Zambia challenges the prevailing view that Stone Age humans were solely nomadic.
The wooden boat, described by one expert as undoubtedly an important find, was initially found on the banks of a river in northern Ukraine.
The archaeologists are planning a DNA study to determine whether the people buried in the tombs were related by blood.
Researchers discovered the stone artifact in the Acropolis, or royal palace, of Ek' Balam, an ancient Mayan city inhabited for more than 1,000 years.
The site, which is home to a "substantial" medieval structure, has captivated the interest of local residents for decades.
"Some of our zookeepers have worked with sloths for more than three decades and none of them have witnessed a birth," a zoo spokesperson said.
The researchers also found a flint arrowhead that appears to be more than 2,000 years older than the cremation cemetery itself.
The rock engravings created by Stone Age hunter-gatherers depict animal tracks and human footprints.
The vessel, called the Santa María Magdalena, was built in 1773 and was 134 feet long, while also being armed with 38 guns.
The structure was found in a pre-Hispanic city that contains other palaces and temples dedicated to Chaac, the Maya god of rain.
The latest figures from state media indicate that more than 2,600 people have been killed by the devastating earthquake.
The artwork found in the 1,600-foot-deep cave is thought to have been made more than 24,000 years ago.
The strange objects, which include anthropomorphic figurines and clay rattles, were found at a campsite along an important pilgrimage route.
The hilltop campsite, which may have been used as a base for hunting, contains numerous Stone Age remains, including flint tools and bones.
The huge monument, which likely served as a site for ritual activity, measures around 3,600 feet in length and 164 feet wide.
The exact location of the wrecks remained a mystery for more than 100 years until divers were able to successfully identify them.
Huaca Pucllana is a large clay pyramid standing more than 70 feet tall in the Peruvian capital of Lima.
Researchers believe these individuals died when their homes were set on fire and they were unable to flee during an attack on their city.
The breeding operation contains the world's largest population of privately owned white rhinos—one that could be key to the survival of these animals.
The site may date back to around 400 A.D. and is thought to have been abandoned between 900 A.D. and 1200 A.D.
"Finding a single sword is rare—so four? It's a dream! We rubbed our eyes to believe it," said researchers with the Israel Antiquities Authority.
The exact location of the monastery had long puzzled experts. But in 2021, archaeologists managed to find it, later discovering it was an important trading hub.