Horses are smart for animals, communicating to others of their kind with bodily expressions. Now, scientists have taken a closer look at how horses "speak" to one another.
Songbirds migrate for thousands of miles each year between locations where they breed and raise their young and the areas where they spend their winter. But how did this migration first begin, and how did it evolve?
Scientists have discovered a juvenile whale shark aggregation off of the coast of Saudi Arabia, shedding more light on the behavior of these animals.
On Sunday, a horrendous earthquake struck China's Yunnan province--killing close to 400 people and injuring over 1,800.
North Carolina has experienced a drastic increase in the black bear population, according to the North Carolina Wildlife Commission. Since 1980, there were only estimated to be about 2,000 black bears in the area. Now, that number has grown to nearly 10,000.
Could there be a way to increase the productivity of plants even out of season? Scientists may have just found the "switch" in plants to manage it.
There may be a new and effective way to conserve water across the globe. Scientists have found that simply by eating less meat, we can potentially protect water sources in dry regions.
The Reptile Database is a web-based catalogue that records reptile species. Now, scientists have announced that more than 10,000 reptile species have been recorded, which makes reptiles among the most diverse vertebrate groups in the world.
As our planet warms, it's changing the weather systems across the globe. Now, scientists have found that a rapid warming of the Atlantic Ocean has turbocharged the Pacific Equatorial trade winds.
Scientists examining a taxonomically confused group of marine mammals have uncovered a new species: the Australian humpback dolphin.
Many animals' lives greatly depend on making "sense" of a cluster of scents they come in contact with.