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“Animal Evolution”

Jul 22, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The animal with the world’s best sense of smell has been named, along with nine other contenders.
Jul 7, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The world's largest ever flying bird, with a wingspan measured at around 24 feet long, was appropriately unearthed at an airport. Continue reading →
Jun 27, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Chimps have come up with eight different ways to open the same fruit and, in doing so, strengthen the theory that non-human primates practice culture.
Jun 24, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Mirrored glass lips that furl and unfurl are the secret to the disco clam's impressive underwater light show. Continue reading →
Jun 24, 2014 07:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Vampire bats would fail miserably at a food and wine tasting event since they seem to only enjoy the flavor of one thing: blood. Continue reading →
Jun 17, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Esther Inglis-Arkell, io9.com
Breathing technique may be an important survival mechanism for species such as the Eastern painted turtle and the Australian Fitzroy river turtle.
May 30, 2014 03:15 PM ET // Discovery News
These creatures show that you don't necessarily have to be fit to survive. You just have to look as unappetizing as possible.
May 14, 2014 11:15 AM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
Small, toothy fish, that resembles the creature from the movie 'Alien,' is turning out to be a big mystery for the scientists who study it.
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