If the horseshoe crab looks like it comes from another era, that’s because it does.
Posts by Alex Reshanov
Cranberries are more than just a holiday condiment.
Faced with lousy soil conditions, some plants came up with a novel solution – eating meat.
These birds don’t need a hammer or a helmet to do some serious woodworking.
You might think twice about walking down that dark alley alone after learning about the nefarious habits of the vampire bat, squid and finch.
Parasitic flowers of the genus Rafflesia are monstrous in size and diabolical in smell.
In fact and in fiction, owls have always turned heads.
Boldly going where few cats have gone before: into the water.
Evolutionary biology can explain skunks’ striking appearance, but only chemistry can get rid of the smell.
Physiologically and evolutionarily, the hoatzin is a fascinating bird. Just hold your nose when you’re near it.