Male cuttlefish can evaluate the likelihood of winning a fight by assessing their competition, according to a new study.
Cooperative behaviour is not an instinctive impulse or deliberate choice, but a learning process. Researchers of CWI and LUISS Guido Carli in Rome showed in an experiment that people living in a low-trust society intuitively ...
An international team led by researchers from the Evolutionary Studies Institute (ESI) at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, has obtained an age from rocks of the Great Karoo that shed light on the timing ...
Disease in wild animals can have a greater impact on the health of others than on the infected animals themselves, a study suggests.
Chinese government researchers are using chickens, fish and toads to try to predict earthquakes, media reported.
A wave of Silicon Valley-style disruption is hitting the food industry.
Several times this spring, coyotes made national headlines when spotted roaming the streets of New York, from Manhattan to Queens.
A team of scientists from the University of St Andrews has developed a new computer modelling tool for assessing the impact of noise from human disturbance, such as offshore wind development, on marine mammal populations.
An international team of scientists has discovered the deepest underground dwelling centipede. The animal was found by members of the Croatian Biospeleological Society in three caves in Velebit Mts, Croatia. Recorded as deep ...
Freed from captivity in tiny metal cages, seven long-suffering Asiatic moon bears have been rescued on bile farms in northern Vietnam, as efforts to end the illegal trade are boosted.