The giant clam yielded its 14-pound pearl only after slaying a native diver trapped when its great jaws snapped shut.
Earth's earliest known forms of animal life were trailblazers.
“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.