Love life of the firefly

Love life of the firefly

An alluring flash pattern is only the first step in firefly reproduction. Females actually pay more attention to the “nuptial gift” More »

News flash from the firefly!

News flash from the firefly!

Most fireflies flash on their own schedule, but some do it all at once. What’s the evolutionary advantage? More »

Tracking traveling toads

Tracking traveling toads
Do new species arise because so many niches are available in a new habitat? Or do they arise because newcomers have multiple talents More »

Celebrating Darwin and evolution

Celebrating Darwin and evolution

The theory of evolution is 150 years old, but forever young. We examine proofs for evolution, and four cool studies showing just how More »