Young corals and fish in the Pacific Ocean can smell a bad neighborhood.
A fungus that turns worker ants into zombie henchmen has a surprisingly clever strategy to recruit new hosts
Some snakes seem to be little scaredy-cats, as new research finds when climbing trees, they hold on for dear life
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When researchers first discovered the fossil worm Hallucigenia in the 1970s, they were so perplexed they identified its head as its tail and its legs as its spines
A healthy population of European wildcats has been discovered living in the forest surrounding Mount Etna, an active volcano in Sicily, researchers say
Workers at a state-of-the-art solar plant in the Mojave Desert have a name for birds that fly through the plant's concentrated sun rays — "streamers," for the smoke plume that comes from birds that...
A zoo in southern China celebrated the birth of the world's first known surviving panda triplets, a rare event for the endangered, bamboo-loving bears