What are the universal keys to longevity? An extensive look at multiple birds and mammals reveals 10 predictors that an animal will live a long life.
Greenland sharks joined the list of top Arctic predators that suffer under heavy loads of accumulated persistent organic pollutants in their bodies. Continue reading →
Living harvestmen, more commonly called daddy longlegs, have one pair of eyes. But that wasn't the case 304 million years ago.
Tiny fruit flies and fighter pilots have at least one thing in common: they both use ultra speedy banked turns to evade enemies. Continue reading →
The ability to categorize has long been thought to be a hallmark of human intelligence. New findings suggest pigeons do it too.
When kenneled, a large percentage of dogs show behaviors commonly associated with mental illness. Some even bounce off the walls -- literally. Continue reading →
Lucky tourists recently filmed two rarely-seen oarfish in the shallow, coastal waters of Baja Mexico.
Japan has agreed not to go whaling in the Antarctic next year. So what happens next? Continue reading →
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