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Jun 12, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Plants might have a more exciting life than you might think, since new research finds they can travel far and wide stuck to bird feathers. Continue reading →
Apr 16, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Which came first: carnivores or herbivores? A newly discovered tiny meat eater answers that questions and more. 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.
Dec 30, 2013 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A caterpillar benefits from a trait that makes others recoil: toxic halitosis. Continue reading →
Aug 29, 2013 06:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Prehistoric terror birds looked ferocious, but they likely spent most of their days feasting on plants. Continue reading →
Jul 29, 2013 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Since the reintroduction of wolves into Yellowstone National Park, the percentage of berry waste in bear poo has nearly doubled. Continue reading →