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“Animal Behavior”

Jul 2, 2015 08:48 AM ET
It’s extremely important to wear sunscreen when you’re outside, but did you know that some animals create their own sunscreen?
Jul 1, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
About 48 million years ago, a natural miracle occurred: The first known “Jesus lizard” walked on water. Continue reading →
Jun 30, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A new centipede named after Hades, the mythical god of the underworld, is a top predator in this mysterious underground world. Continue reading →
Jun 30, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
No mate? No problem for a free-living flatworm that shoots sperm into its head to fertilize itself. Continue reading →
Jun 24, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The prehistoric animal is so bizarre that, for years, scientists couldn’t figure out which side of it was the front and which was the back.
Jun 23, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The alien-like worm has a mouth in the middle of its belly and can climb trees.
Jun 23, 2015 07:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Racehorse speed continues to go up, according to a new study that suggests breeding by humans could be changing horses at the genetic level.
Jun 20, 2015 04:21 PM ET // Discovery News
A surprising thing about deepwater sharks emerges from the depths: they're buoyant and can float up without swimming. Continue reading →
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