Climate change could threaten reptiles by reducing the number of bacteria living in their guts, new research suggests.
Insecticide resistance sounds like a superpower for the average male fruit fly—but there's a catch.
A pioneering new technique that encourages the wonder material graphene to "talk" could revolutionise the global audio and telecommunications industries.
Young mongooses may conceal their identity—even from their own parents—to survive.
Scientists have recognised for some years that light pollution from buildings, vehicles and streetlights is a growing phenomenon that impacts on the behaviour and success of many animals including migrating birds, hunting ...
A new population of an endangered and elusive cat species has been found in Borneo.
Banded mongooses target close female relatives when violently ejecting members from their social groups, University of Exeter scientists have found.
Small groups of meerkats—such as those commonly seen in zoos and safari parks—are at greater risk of chronic stress, new research suggests.
Online computer games played by more than 30,000 people have helped scientists understand animal camouflage and colour vision.
The extent to which climate change impacts the vital marine food web - which feeds the already pressured global fisheries – is revealed through a new, innovative study.