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.
In ancient Greece, the city-states that waited until their own harvest was in before attacking and destroying a rival community's crops often experienced better long-term success.
When it comes to vaccinating their babies, bees don't have a choice—they naturally immunize their offspring against specific diseases found in their environments. And now for the first time, scientists have discovered how ...
A major international study finds that surprisingly few bee species are responsible for pollinating the world's crops.