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Apr 16, 2015 02:40 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
To learn more about these brainy creatures' locomotion, researchers watched videos, frame by frame, of octopuses crawling around water-filled tanks.
Apr 2, 2015 09:15 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The tarantula is a fast-moving spider, but it's not always a coordinated one, a new study finds.
Apr 2, 2015 01:30 PM ET // Richard Farrell
When fat-tailed dwarfs of the species hit the hibernate button, they increase their overall longevity.
Mar 25, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A fingernail-size frog that can morph its skin texture from spiny to smooth in just minutes is the first shape-shifting amphibian ever found.
Mar 25, 2015 01:25 PM ET // Discovery News
The procedure is the latest step in longer-term efforts to 'de-extinct' a creature that has not roamed Earth in thousands of years.
Mar 16, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The argument over the existence of Yeti is heating up, but it has more to do with bears than the legendary Abominable Snowman.
Mar 12, 2015 03:30 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Two sub-tropical bats found in caves in Israel challenge key assumptions about hibernation.
Mar 10, 2015 12:10 PM ET // Discovery News
The tricky procedure buys a fish more time.
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