Behavior of organisms
How baboons decide
In the mind’s eye of a bird brain
The deadly jolt of the electric eel
Imperiled species reproduces in a quiet refuge
Secrets of the sidewinder
Deceptive bird “lies” to steal food!
Fruit fly study finds long-term impact of sleep deprivation
Bats on the wing
Freeloading: Secret of bird flight
An extermination trick that married insecticide with sugar worked for a while — but then suddenly lost its power against roaches. Now More
Monkey: When in Rome…
If you teach a group of monkeys that blue corn tastes yucky, they switch to pink corn. What happens when a monkey raised to detest pink More
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
Bird migration: Key explanation skewered!
How do homing pigeons find their way on their amazing migrations? Scientists thought iron-bearing nerve cells in the beak can detect More
Honeybees getting lost?
As colony collapse disorder continues to attack honeybee hives, a new study shows that a common insecticide interferes with their More