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Sep 2, 2014 02:40 PM ET // Discovery News
Contest yields a stunning array of pictures of nature in action.
Jun 25, 2014 12:25 PM ET // Discovery News
Butterflies come in an almost unimaginable number of colors -- whether taking flight or resting on a leaf, the showy insects deserve a showcase.
Jun 24, 2014 02:45 PM ET // AFP
Long known for using a type of solar compass in the brain, the insects can also migrate when skies are overcast, suggesting a magnetic compass.
May 1, 2014 12:01 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Tears are sort of like sports drinks, in that they contain various vitamins and minerals in a liquid solution. Continue reading →
Jan 21, 2014 01:58 PM ET // Tim Wall
Less-glamorous animals than elephants, gorillas and rhinos are poached for various reasons. Here's just a selection.
Jun 2, 2011 05:48 PM ET // Tim Wall
Female butterflies aren't interested in extra attention once they're pregnant.