A new study reveals that rhesus monkeys cannot identify beats in a varying rhythm, suggesting that the ability of beat detection is unique to humans and is absent in nonhuman primates.
Scientists have discovered an entirely new species of slow loris primates in the jungles of Borneo.
Pre-hatching environment influences lateralization in cuttlefish, finds a new study.
Obamadon is the new name given to a recently discover ancient, tiny lizards that is the size a boa constrictor, six-foot long iguanas, that lived in the last days of the dinosaurs, according to the Boston Globe.
A new study sheds light on how fins may have evolved into limbs.
An Australian scientist has reconstructed the face of an ancient human popularly known as the "Hobbit."
Scientists have found a new duck-billed dinosaur species, with a big nose, in northern Mexico.
A new study on adult howler monkeys sheds light on the difficulty in finding evidence of interbreeding among human ancestral species.
Australian scientists have developed a new variety of pineapple that has a coconut flavor, reports ABC News.
Scientists have identified fossilized bones that likely belonged to the earliest known dinosaur, about the size of a Labrador retriever.
For the first time, scientists have captured the image of a double helix DNA, a structure that is essential to all forms of life.
Scientists have found a new way to determine the age of lobsters - by counting their rings, just like trees.
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.