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Jul 14, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The world’s oldest known fossilized sperm has just been discovered in a 50-million-year-old worm cocoon from Antarctica. Continue reading →
Jun 30, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
No mate? No problem for a free-living flatworm that shoots sperm into its head to fertilize itself. Continue reading →
Jun 17, 2015 08:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A song produced by male nightingales communicates dad skills to attentive, listening females.
Jun 2, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
KFC is suing three media companies in China over rumors that they use eight-legged chickens.
May 26, 2015 11:10 AM ET // ABC Science News
Australia's invasive cane toads are tough to kill, so researchers tried making toadsicles: it's humane and effective, they say.
May 21, 2015 09:22 AM ET // Discovery News
The clouded leopard babies were abandoned by their mother, so the zoo's vets have taken over their care.
May 20, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Birds click their bills with great rhythm -- but why?
May 14, 2015 11:38 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Giant panda Mei Xiang was artificially inseminated a few weeks ago and could give birth in the next six months. Or not.
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