Ian Tattersall is Curator Emeritus, Division of Anthropology, at the American Museum of Natural History, and with Rob DeSalle co-curated the Museum’s Hall of Human Origins. The author lives in New York City.
“Vision” in single-celled Synechocystis works by principles similar to the human eye.
The fate of the Caspian seal may have been decided ﬁve million years ago.
Robber ﬂies are top predators in the insect world.
A visual atlas of solifuge jaws enables research on these poorly-understood arachnids.