They look like stripey horses – so why don't we ride them?
New research shows protected areas are doing well at protecting large, iconic wildlife, but less well at helping smaller species.
South Sudan is a country where conflict is rife. This has had a knock-on effect on the country's rich and varied fauna, and put conservation programmes in severe crisis.
Why does the zebra have stripes? Researchers are investigating whether it is to confuse predators when they're on the move.
There are a number of reasons why zebra's stripes are useful to a zebra. The key question is: could some of them benefit society?
Zebras’ stripes have baffled biologists since Charles Darwin. Many hypotheses have been proposed regarding their purpose…