The Carpenters had it right. In other words, birds may have something to do with love (they "suddenly appear..." as the song goes.) Or is it that they simply fall in love--just like humans--as well.
New findings published in Science Advances show that Mexican cavefish require between 5 to 15 percent of their total energy budget for well-equipped eyes.
Some people buy flowers to woo their partners. For others, it's jewelry. For mice, it's song.
Pinkie, a rare pink dolphin, was recently spotted in the Louisiana waterway, with reports that the animal may be pregnant.
Researchers are adjusting the landscape of the human body to remove the mechanism that allows pathogens that result in disease in order to create cell immunity in parasites that infect 50 million from the parasite E. histolytica, which infects 50 million people and causes 40,000 to 110,000 deaths vi...
A team of researchers at the Senckenberg Research Institute in Frankfurt examined the completely preserved skeleton of a 120-million-year-old reptile, making it 25 million years older than the previously known oldest specimen.
A new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) found that plastic trash is found in 90 percent of sea birds, with a steadily increasing rate globally. Researchers found that seabirds living in South Africa, South America and southern parts of Australia ingested t...
As much as we love our feline friends, a new study published in the journal PLOS One shows that cats probably aren't pining for us while we're away. In fact, there's little to no separation anxiety going on at all, researchers say.
Could butterflies hold the key to developing new highly selective gas detection sensors? New findings published in Nature Communications reveal that pioneering new research by a team of international stientists at the University of Exeter have replicated the surface chemistry found in the iridescent...
Could the world's oldest Koran actually be older than the Prophet Muhammad?
Have you ever smelled a corpse flower?