Post ice-age extinctions of large mammals linked to humans, not climate change
Researchers capture video of freshwater fish grabbing birds out of the air
3-D video from inside flying insects
The flight muscles moving inside flies have been filmed for the first time using a new 3D X-ray scanning technique.
Study finds bumblebees able to fly as high as Mount Everest
Researchers find dogs sensitive to small variations in Earth's magnetic field
Mystery of bottle gourd migration to Americas solved
Aging worker termites explode themselves in suicide missions
Transgender algae reveal evolutionary origin of sexes
Throughout evolution, living things have repeatedly developed physically distinct sexes, but how does this actually happen? A discovery in the multicellular green alga, Volvox carteri, has revealed the genetic ...
Robot snake automatically wraps around an object when thrown (w/ Video)
Study reveals shock-absorbing ability of woodpecker beaks
Study shows sea snake can live up to seven months without drinking
Dogs likely originated in Europe more than 18,000 years ago
Wolves likely were domesticated by European hunter–gatherers more than 18,000 years ago and gradually evolved into dogs that became household pets, UCLA life scientists report.
How bees decide what to be: Researchers link reversible 'epigenetic' marks to behavior patterns
Johns Hopkins scientists report what is believed to be the first evidence that complex, reversible behavioral patterns in bees – and presumably other animals – are linked to reversible chemical tags on ...