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“Animal Anatomy”

Jan 22, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
No brain? No problem for jellyfish, which turn out to be more aggressive than passive, at least in terms of their swimming.
Jan 15, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Geese can travel high over mountains, but they choose to fly roller coaster-style over the Himalayas. Researchers found out why.
Jan 15, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Every beach has its own unique magnetic signature and research finds sea turtles detect these signatures to locate their favorite spots.
Jan 8, 2015 12:40 PM ET // Discovery News
The footage is the first-ever to document dwarfism in an Asian elephant.
Jan 5, 2015 04:00 PM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The new frog is the only species known to give birth to live tadpoles.
Jan 6, 2015 12:01 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Black widow spiders have rapidly evolved super lethal venom, such that the spiders are now building stronger webs to handle ever-bigger prey. Continue reading →
Jan 4, 2015 12:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The disco clam draws in prey with a mesmerizing light show and then renders its audience immobile with noxious mucus. Continue reading →
Dec 23, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Fossilized rod and cone cells — the kinds that help people see — have been discovered for the first time.
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