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.
The discovery of ancient tapeworm eggs in 270-million-year-old fossilized shark feces suggests that intestinal parasites are older than previously thought.