Dogs are more in tune with human social cues than cats.
Feb. 19, 2021 • ~5 min
A new study found naked mole-rats communicate with chirps unique to their colony.
Feb. 8, 2021 • ~5 min
This is the first study to link human activity with a change in whale sharks’ life stages.
Jan. 22, 2021 • ~7 min
A toxin unique to spitting cobras means their venom causes more pain than other snakes.
Jan. 21, 2021 • ~7 min
New study sheds light on how the starfish evolved.
Jan. 20, 2021 • ~6 min
COVID-19 has been found in pets, zoo animals and in a wild mink in Utah. Monitoring wildlife for COVID-19 is important for animals and humans, both of whom face risks from a jumping virus.
Jan. 19, 2021 • ~8 min
From long walks to dangerous foods, you could be damaging the health of your puppy without realising.
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~7 min
New fossil detective work sheds light on the life of megalodon, the biggest predatory shark ever discovered.
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~5 min
New research shows crocodiles have landed upon an equilibrium state of evolution.
Jan. 7, 2021 • ~6 min
Cats with round faces and big eyes might be cute, but you can't tell how they're feeling – new research
Breeding cats for exaggerated facial features might have hindered our ability to understand them.
Jan. 6, 2021 • ~6 min