Live corals are the most important contributors to the structure of the saltwater reef in nature as well as in reef aquariums. Corals, sponges and seaweeds cover most of the surface of coral reefs and make up the most diverse range of all marine ecosystems, as well as account for perhaps one quarter...
Could the movement of stingrays-cartilaginous fish classified in the Myliobatidae suborder-be the inspiration for the improvement of deep-sea vehicles' agility and fuel efficiency? Researchers from the University of Buffalo and Harvard University seem to think so as they are currently working on the...
Scientists have recently unearthed a new species of scorpion known as Euscorpius lycius and it's coming from an area of ancient Lycia or what's nowadays referred to as regions of Mugla and Antalya Provinces of Southern Turkey. This incredible discovery from this genus shows the total of five known s...
Scientists have been plagued for centuries by the relationship between Pangea integration and mass extinction that happened nearly 250 million years ago.
Though global warming doesn't hold much hope for the planet or the people living on it, a recent study shows that this environmental issue could carry a bit of an upside for grizzly bears living in Alberta, Canada.
A recent study shows that the combination of the herbicide atrazine and a fungal disease can be particularly deadly to frogs.
Health officials have linked the death of nearly 600 pets and 3,600 pet illnesses to a mysterious outbreak of jerky treats from China.
Animals in the wild often don't have the luxury to pick and choose the environment to make their home in, and unfortunately, as dirt and other particles can create a messy living-space, it can also potentially increase the risk of disease.
A recent study looks at how rising ocean temperatures could also potentially raise mercury levels in fish, increasing the health risk to those who eat seafood.
A recent study discusses a dwarf mutation found in dogs known as the ITGA10 gene, which causes chondroydysplasia in two dog breeds, known as the Norwegian Elkhound and the Karelian Bear Dog.
Three new species of tiny frogs from Papua New Guinea were recently discovered.