The 2011 drought in Horn of Africa not only affected millions of people living there, but also caused the songbirds to delay their migration to northern Europe, a new study shows.
Urban birds are using cigarette butts to ward off pests from invading their nests, suggests a new study.
Gorillas with an extrovert personality could have a longer life span than introvert gorillas, reveals a new study.
The African lion population has declined about 75 percent in the last 50 years, reports a new study published Tuesday.
Scientists have identified fossilized bones that likely belonged to the earliest known dinosaur, about the size of a Labrador retriever.
Warming waters are causing the lobsters in the Gulf of Maine to indulge in cannibalism, where the big lobsters seem to feast on smaller ones, reports Reuters.
A new study finds that pygmy mole crickets are skilled at jumping from the water surface onto the bank.
A new study has found that Singapore rhododendron flowers use ants to scare off poor pollinators, New Scientist reports.
Scientists have found a new way to determine the age of lobsters - by counting their rings, just like trees.
Boa constrictors are increasingly establishing their breeding population in Puerto Rico, according to a report from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
Gray mouse lemurs are able to recognize paternal relatives using vocal communication, reveals a new study.
Spider silk helps in protecting plants from insects, reveals a new study.
Orsini's viper pursues a reproductive strategy of switching between reproductive and non-reproductive behavior in alternate years, finds a new study.
Researchers have discovered three new species of springtails (Collembola) in the Maestrazgo caves in Teruel, Spain.