In honor of International Tiger Day, July 29th, we're featuring a short film entitled, "Tigers: Clawing Back" which focuses on a group of filmmakers and conservationists attempting to answer the question: what does the future hold for one of the largest cats on earth? NATURE caught up with the featured ...
Tiger (Panthera tigris): The tiger is the largest of all the Asian big cats and is a member of the genus Panthera.
Kingdom: | Animalia
Phylum: | Chordata
Class: | Mammalia
Order: | Carnivora
Family: | Felidae
Genus: | Panthera
Species: | tigris
There are two recognized subspecies of tiger: the continental (Panthera tigris tigris) ...
This piece comes to us from Dale Miquelle, Country Director for the Russia Program at WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society). Dale is working with NATURE producers, filmmakers, researchers and experts on a short film about tiger conservation work.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, I’m relieved to be with my family in the little village ...
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A four-year-old female Malayan tiger Nadia at the Bronx Zoo tested ...
Despite their visibility in popular culture, tigers are one of the most threatened big cats in the world. With their populations shrinking in the wild, they could go extinct if we become too complacent.
Filmmaker Sooyong Park on the emotional challenges that come with filming the natural world in extreme isolation.
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Ecologist Chris Morgan travels to far eastern Russia, in search of the big cats that hold rank in the frozen forests.