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Feb 19, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Resourceful ants know what to do during a flood: They build a raft and stick the queen right in the middle of it. Continue reading →
Feb 7, 2014 09:46 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Travelers to Russia and Japan could bring back home surprise stowaways: cannibalistic insects. Continue reading →
Feb 4, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Honeybees have little clawed legs that can tell the difference between sweet, bitter and salty tastes.
Jan 2, 2014 01:10 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A video gone viral looks like a creepy clump of spiders, but it's actually a cluster of harmless tiny critters trying to keep warm. Continue reading →
Dec 30, 2013 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A caterpillar benefits from a trait that makes others recoil: toxic halitosis. Continue reading →
Nov 6, 2013 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A fossil nicknamed 'Forever Love' shows a copulating couple frozen in time since the Middle Jurassic. Continue reading →
Oct 21, 2013 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A dung beetle in Africa has traded flight for galloping, picking up dried feces along the way. Continue reading →
Sep 5, 2013 12:18 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A new deely bopper-sporting beetle has just been discovered in a bustling megacity. Continue reading →
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