A recent study found that a mares' maternal lineage influences the gestation length and the gender of a foal.
Scientists are exploring how to bring Spiderman's "powers" to life by exploring the properties underlying spider glue's humidity-responsive adhesion to create "smart adhesives."
The United Kingdom crowned the buff-tailed bumblebee their favorite insect.
A recent study found that gooseberries have high antioxidants levels, which can help prevent cancer and heart disease from development.
A recent study has found a link between congenital heart defects, a rare developmental disorder, and zebra fish.
A recent study revealed that woolly Siberian mammoths became extinct because of human hunting not specifically climate change.
A new study revealed that bees love caffeine just as much as most people do.
Humans aren't the only ones who like caffeine. It turns out that bees can resist it, either. Scientists have found that bees will actually seek out caffeinated nectar over plain nectar.
The 2015 Antarctic maximum sea ice extent has broken its streak of record highs. The sea ice cover of the Southern Ocean reached its yearly maximum extent on Oct. 6.
Scientists have fabricated and a large-scale model of a harbor seal's whisker, and identified a mechanism that may explain how seal sense their environment and track their prey.
Researchers found that the recently discovered 125-million-year-old mammalian fossil likely suffered from a fungal hair disease.