In quantum theory of cognition, memories are created by the act of remembering
Bee brains challenge view that larger brains are superior at understanding conceptual relationships
The enemy of my friend: Altruistic punishment in humans called into question
Social brains: Do insect societies share brain power?
The society you live in can shape the complexity of your brain—and it does so differently for social insects than for humans and other vertebrate animals.
Cooking up cognition: Study suggests chimps have cognitive capacity for cooking
These days, cooking dinner requires no more thought than turning a knob on a stovetop, but for early humans the notion that - simply by applying heat or fire - foods could be transformed into something both ...
Cutting a bugs' penis shorter found to reduce reproduction chances
Some monkeys can understand danger calls made by different monkey species
Ants' intruder defense strategy could lead to better email spam filters, biologist finds
To kill spam, email filters might need to act a bit more like ants.
Mudskipper fish may offer clues about development of tongue in land animals
Study shows example of a parasite using a bioweapon to control host
Study shows cockroaches have individual personalities that impact group dynamics
'NanoSuit': Researchers use nano-coating to allow for electron microscopy of living insects
Sun may determine lifespan at birth, study finds
Could the Sun be your lucky—or unlucky—star? In an unusual study published Wednesday, Norwegian scientists said people born during periods of solar calm may live longer, as much as five years on average, ...