Brainy and creative, the short-lived, intelligent animal defies all theories.
The study of genomes of ancient remains is writing the story of early Americans.
Research has shown that many species, from tuna to penguins, seek out jellyfish to eat, even though these gelatinous animals are 95 percent water.
After surviving a forest fire these untouched spots of green are the seeds to a new life and ecosystem’s regeneration.
Studying the behavior of our closest living relatives may help scientists better understand the human impulse for generosity.
The ruling may curtail exports from the United States, which has taken a more lenient view of gene-edited foods.
The find may add a new chapter to the story of hominin evolution, suggesting that some of these species left Africa far earlier than once...
Scientists have long known that genetic makeup explains some of the differences in time spent in school. Their hope is that the data can be...
We’re accustomed to thinking of our cells sharing an identical set of genes, faithfully copied ever since we were mere fertilized eggs. But the genome...
The Bajau, a group of sea-dwelling people in Southeast Asia, have evolved into better divers.