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“Animal Research”

Sep 9, 2015 11:55 AM ET // Marlowe Hood, AFP
Sperm whales create social cliques based on a shared dialect of vocal clicks, evidence that humans are not alone in having culture.
Aug 31, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The amount of plastic ingested by seabirds is now nine times more than it was just a few decades ago.
Aug 27, 2015 09:20 AM ET // ABC Science News
Scientists have used high resolution technology for the first time to describe a new millipede species, showing key features in remarkable detail.
Aug 14, 2015 09:15 AM ET // Elizabeth Goldbaum, LiveScience
Researchers have assembled and published the first genome of a cephalopod, the group that includes octopuses, squid and cuttlefish.
Jul 30, 2015 06:00 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Some fruit flies, when put in front of a video game, controlled the game, meaning that they had awareness of their surroundings and where they stood in them. Continue reading →
Jul 28, 2015 07:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Is your hamster happy? A new tool to assess moods in the furry little rodents can tell if they are optimistic or depressed.
Jul 3, 2015 03:45 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Animals in a Chinese zoo are being monitored to see if they can predict earthquakes.
Jun 24, 2015 03:32 PM ET // Discovery News
The first great white spotted off the coast of Cape Cod this year has been nicknamed Freckles by scientists. Continue reading →
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