The surprising story of Old Bet, the first elephant ever to be brought to America
Quaint court scenes of yesteryear show that ignorance of the law was once no excuse even for an animal.
A Paleontologist's Rendezvous with History and Prehistory in St. Louis
What scientific "detectives" deduced from the biggest footprints ever found
The giant clam yielded its 14-pound pearl only after slaying a native diver trapped when its great jaws snapped shut.