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.
Scientists have discovered a diverse group of bacteria thriving in the brine of an Antarctic lake that lies beneath 60 feet of ice.
Astronauts have identified a new species of crustaceans during the European Space Agency's (ESA) CAVES training program.
Prehistoric birds possessed a more primal version of wings as compared to modern birds, a new study reveals.
A new study finds that the deadly beaked sea snake is not a single species, but two different species that evolved separately.
A new study suggests that tortoises belonging to Lonesome George's species may still be alive.
Subterranean rodents have evolved different mechanisms to fight off cancer.
A new study finds that Cope's Rule does not apply to dinosaurs, sometimes.
A new three-fingered frog species has been discovered in a rainforest reserve in southern Brazil.
Discovery of new fossils in southern China suggests that the first flying fish may have evolved to escape from predators, say researchers.
Nine new species of tree-dwelling arboreal tarantulas have been discovered in Central and Eastern Brazil, which also include four of the smallest species ever recorded.
A new study sheds light on how Antarctic leopard seals consume smaller prey.
Paleontologists have discovered fossilized turtles from the Jurassic era in China’s northwest province of Xinjiang.