A marine version of the Stanford marshmallow experiment helped show cuttlefish can delay gratification.
today • ~7 min
Arctic foxes have a few special talents that help them sneak up on unseen prey and pounce.
Feb. 22, 2021 • ~7 min
Dogs are more in tune with human social cues than cats.
Feb. 19, 2021 • ~5 min
Nearly 700 species of flightless mammal could be barred entry to cooler habitats due to national borders by 2070.
Feb. 15, 2021 • ~7 min
The pigs used a joystick to move a cursor for rewards.
Feb. 11, 2021 • ~5 min
Unsettlingly, it appears that spiders' legs really do have minds of their own.
Feb. 10, 2021 • ~7 min
Microphones on the seafloor recorded life under the Antarctic ice for two years – inadvertently catching seal trills and chirps that are above the range of human hearing. Could they be for navigation?
Feb. 9, 2021 • ~9 min
Experts say coronaviruses related to Sars-CoV-2 may be found in bats across many parts of Asia.
Feb. 9, 2021 • ~2 min
Blue whales may be at a bigger risk than previously thought of getting entangled in fishing nets.
Feb. 9, 2021 • ~3 min