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.
A new study sheds light on how insects recover from chill-coma, which will help in managing agriculture and biodiversity in the wake of climate change, researchers say.
Researchers have discovered a new species of blunt-headed vine snake from the Chocoan forests in northwestern Ecuador.
A new study on Nimbadon skeletons has revealed the lifestyle and ecology of the species that lived during the Middle Miocene period, 15 million years ago.
Astronauts have identified a new species of crustaceans during the European Space Agency's (ESA) CAVES training program.
A U.S. start-up company has developed a concept to create self-filling water bottles that collects water continually and store it
Ocean acidification is corroding the shells of tiny marine snails living around Antarctic seas, making them susceptible to predator attacks, finds a new study.
Dogs relate words to objects in a completely different way as compared to humans, finds a new study.
Grasshoppers in urban areas are changing the tune of their courtship songs so as to be heard over the sound of traffic.