Bee brains challenge view that larger brains are superior at understanding conceptual relationships
Human hybrids: a closer look at the theory and evidence
All together now: Single rule accounts for diverse decision systems in animal collectives
Scientists investigate how chemicals evolved into communication signals
Optimized by Evolution, Ants Don't Have Traffic Jams
Archaeological, genetic evidence expands views of domestication
Many of our ideas about domestication derive from Charles Darwin, whose ideas in turn were strongly influenced by British animal-breeding practices during the 19th century, a period when landowners vigorously ...
Study shows exception to rule of lifespan for fliers, burrowers and tree dwellers
Fruit flies, fighter jets use similar nimble tactics when under attack (w/ Video)
When startled by predators, tiny fruit flies respond like fighter jets – employing screaming-fast banked turns to evade attacks.
Study suggests global warming causing changes to the pitch of frog calls in Puerto Rico
Study shows medium-sized mammals may be more at risk of extinction than large or small species
Study shows male bowerbirds manipulate female color perception
Goats are far more clever than previously thought
Goats learn how to solve complicated tasks quickly and can recall how to perform them for at least 10 months, which might explain their remarkable ability to adapt to harsh environments, say researchers at ...
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.