New studies of the white shark (aka great white) show that its social life and hunting strategies are complex
Alfred C. Kinsey's scientific interests went well beyond sex.
Through Islam and the Internet, a new generation seeks its fair share.
From queen bees to elephant matriarchs, many animal mothers are assisted by others in rearing offspring.
The fleshy pink "fingers" on the snout of the star-nosed mole point to this animal's unique evolutionary history.
The inside story of insect song
Discoveries of more complete remains of cartilagenous fishes have shed new light on the prehistory of sharks and their relatives.
A true story of a lonely plant ecologist and his mischievous neighbors
Some trees succeed in life by offering giraffes a meal of flowers.
Divers explore the legacy of Pearl Harbor.
Or why the Cardiff Giants are an unbeatable and appropriately named team.
Conspicuous armaments are good visual proxies for fighting ability.
Bats, reservoirs for such viruses as Ebola, are increasingly villainized and require special conservation.
After centuries of moving through the Irish countryside, a group known as Travellers has come to rest.
Algae, plants and humans: three groups of organisms that used chemistry to change the planet.