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Oct 9, 2015 09:55 AM ET // Dani Cooper, ABC Science Online
The ability, known as protrusion, allows fish to extend their jaw and snap up otherwise elusive prey, making them effective hunters.
Oct 8, 2015 09:50 AM ET //
The wing has the oldest occurrence of connective tissue in association with flight feathers of birds.
Oct 6, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
We have spiders to thank (or not to thank) for knees, with the consolation that spiders have 48 knees while we only have two.
Oct 5, 2015 07:35 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The asteroid and volcanoes that did in the dinos was no match for a family of super tough beaver-like mammals.
Oct 5, 2015 03:30 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Snakes lack limbs, but new research finds that they still have DNA crucial to limb development lurking in their genomes.
Sep 25, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Viruses have just joined the tree of life in a dramatic way -- they even predate modern cells.
Sep 21, 2015 12:18 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
The largest meat-eating dinosaur ever discovered in Australia had sickle-shaped claws the size of chef's knives.
Sep 21, 2015 11:31 AM ET // staff
An exhaustive project traces the evolutionary relationships between all of the 2.3 million identified species of plants, animals, microbes and fungi on Earth.
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