Study shows wild monkeys can learn new tricks from watching training videos
Study shows snakes use more force than necessary when climbing trees
The ABC's of animal speech: Not so random after all
The calls of many animals, from whales to wolves, might contain more language-like structure than previously thought, according to study that raises new questions about the evolutionary origins of human language.
Study finds color and thickness of eggshells in wild birds related to light level exposure
Study of starling flight reveals message from turning bird sweeps through flock at constant speed
Monkeys fear big cats less, eat more, with humans around
Museum workers pronounce dobsonfly found in China, largest aquatic insect
Genome study indicates peacock eyespots likely developed to impress females
Researchers find red fluorescence in fish is for vision not UV protection
Researchers decode gestures used by chimpanzees to communicate with each other
Bigfoot hair samples mostly from bears, wolves
For those who believe in the yeti, the news can only be described as, well, abominable. Science has cast its methodical eye on samples of hair reputed to have been left by the Himalayan snowman of legend... ...
New study tells the tale of a kangaroo's tail
Kangaroos may be nature's best hoppers. But when they are grazing on all fours, which is most of the time, their tail becomes a powerful fifth leg, says a new study.
South American lichen found to have 126 different species of fungi
The shocking truth about electric fish: Sequencing electric eel genome
Writing June 27, 2014 in the journal Science, a team of researchers led by Michael Sussman of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Harold Zakon of the University of Texas at Austin and Manoj Samanta of the ...