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Jul 8, 2014 10:20 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The bizarre visual system of the colorful mantis shrimp just got weirder: New research finds these animals use a natural sunscreen compound to see ultraviolet light.
Mar 1, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Never before seen in biology, a state of matter called disordered hyperuniformity has been discovered in the eye of a chicken.
Feb 18, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Psychedelic stripes, colors and patterns on flowers, birds and bugs are just some of the things that cats can see that humans cannot.
Jul 5, 2013 06:18 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Starfish have eyes on their arms that help them to see their beautiful and food-rich coral reef environment. Continue reading →