The Sierra Madre Mountain Range on the Philippine island of Luzon boasts of more than 100 species of reptiles and amphibians.
Women who immigrate to Ontario have babies who are bigger than those born in their native countries, new research has shown.
A new study finds that ant pupae make audible sounds in order to maintain their status in their colony's hierarchy.
Turtles delay laying their eggs until they find a safe environment, reveals a new study.
Cognitive decline in old age is linked to decreasing production of new neurons.
Scientists have recovered a fossil fragment of a human lower jaw from a cave in Serbia.
Aphids can land on their feet after falling from the plants they feed on, reveals a new study.
A team of academic researchers has pinpointed how vitamin D3 and omega-3 fatty acids may enhance the immune system's ability to clear the brain of amyloid plaques, one of the hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease.
Scientists have discovered the fossilized bones of a new kind of pterosaur, a flying reptile from the time of the dinosaurs.
For the first time, scientists have seen the brain activity of a living fish watching its prey.
Scientists have described 24 new insect species belonging to the Quichuana genus.
There has been a significant decline in the population of the U.K.'s larger moths during the past 40 years, according to a new report.
Cancer cells need food to survive and grow. They're very good at getting it, too, even when nutrients are scarce.
A new study finds that humans were solely responsible for the extinction of the Tasmanian tiger.