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Aug 28, 2015 11:35 AM ET // AFP
Experts say they finally know the reason for the seizure that caused Knut to drown in the pool in his zoo pen.
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 17, 2015 08:40 AM ET // AFP
The female rhino was attacked by poachers, who removed one of its horns and also killed the rhino's baby.
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.
Aug 13, 2015 02:05 PM ET // Lindsay Dodgson, LiveScience
A new study reveals that these insects have a 'high-definition ability' to detect tiny chemical changes in the pheromones other ants give off.
Aug 10, 2015 01:10 PM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
When a famous lion named Cecil was killed in Zimbabwe last month, an important research subject was lost.
Jul 31, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The first ever manmade edible vaccines for beneficial insects are in the works, thanks to new findings about how queen bees vaccinate their progeny.
Jul 21, 2015 08:55 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
The discovery of a genetically distinct group of kangaroos sheds light on how they survived aeons of climate-induced changes to their grassland home.
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