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“Animal Research”

Dec 4, 2014 04:30 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Disruption in pack social cohesion can free more wolves to mate, creating more mouths to feed in a tighter range,
Nov 5, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Human genitalia are surprisingly similar to those of reptiles, in that they are derived from the same genetic program and induced by the same ancestral set of molecular signals.
Aug 14, 2014 12:25 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The Natural Trap Cave excavation poses some unusual challenges, like how to get through customs with piles of dirty, 50,000-year-old bones. 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 23, 2014 04:35 AM ET
We finally know a bit more about why chimps will chip in together on large tasks.
May 29, 2014 09:55 AM ET // AFP
Autopsies of the mostly calf and juvenile carcasses found the whales had experienced very poor nutrition.
May 29, 2014 09:15 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Running speed, or lack thereof, may be at the heart of the swiftness of a female scorpion's sting.
May 16, 2014 10:25 AM ET // Dani Cooper, ABC Science Online
The US study is the first time such a development has been shown in an animal that is similar to humans.
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