A citizen science initiative is trying to collect more information about seahorses from around the world
Special structures in the bones of giraffes’ feet help to keep them upright
How the state between wakefulness and sleep can produce some of our most unique thoughts.
Little, pale wings make for a slow and often unsuccessful journey south
What can the genetics of a centuries-old plant virus tell us about modern food security?
The release of genetically modified mosquitoes to control dengue is still raising opposition from Key West residents
An anthropologist travels to Africa to find out
Here’s what science says about your alleged look-alike
Could animals be older than we thought?
Biologist John Long’s robots mimic extinct fish to study evolution
Why diseases plague purebred dogs and how breeders, owners and genetics can help
Early warning systems are real — and making their American debut
Healers used them for centuries, and now the little bloodsuckers are back in the hands of doctors and surgeons
When it comes to making hair silky and soft, there is science in the suds
A CUNY researcher studies how a rat’s environment can affect experimental results