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Nov 23, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Just one creature can live in space, and now scientists have found the tardigrade has the highest amount of foreign DNA in its genome.
Nov 20, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The animal has a shell made of overlapping plates, allowing it to roll up in defense if a predator pries it from the tidal-zone rock it calls home.
Nov 18, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Pigeons are hardly birdbrains when it comes to distinguishing cancerous from normal tissue.
Nov 4, 2015 12:39 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A 'monster' photographed by a Scottish tourist in the Greek isles is likely made of PVC.
Nov 4, 2015 06:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Kangaroo farts are almost as potent as a cow's, at least when it comes to emission of methane, a known greenhouse gas.
Oct 13, 2015 06:34 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The Jersey Devil's diverse features are strong evidence that it cannot exist as a real animal.
Sep 25, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A new way of drinking has just been discovered, providing certain bats with a quirky claim to animal fame.
Sep 23, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
When an animal takes a selfie, who owns the rights to it?
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