Researchers found half-a-century back that Tetrahymena thermophila has seven sexes, but, it's only now that researchers are able to find how these single-celled organisms find their mate.
Researchers have now discovered a kind of amphibian that eats its mother's skin. The amphibian belongs to an order called caecilian, which are amphibians that look like worms.
Researchers now say that the two-headed bull shark discovered in Gulf of Mexico April 7, 2011, was indeed a single shark that had two heads, and that it wasn't a conjoined twin.
Scientists at Penn State have completed sequencing the aye-aye lemur's genome.
A vial containing a virus which can cause deadly hemorrhagic fever has gone missing from a research facility in Galveston, Texas.
FDA announced Friday that it will be putting the heart defibrillators industry under the microscope, after tens of thousands of malfunctions have been reported which have resulted in hundreds of deaths in recent years.
Lost to the world since 1983, scientists were able to successfully grow the gastric-brooding frog as far as an embryo.
Scientists discovered that pathogen causing Lyme disease can exist without iron by depending on manganese, a characteristic unknown in any other organism.
Britain is moving closer to becoming the first country to create babies with three genetic parents via IVF in order to defeat inherited diseases.
There is just one species of giant squid in the world, even though the creatures may look different, according to a new study.
Tourists feeding stingrays have changed the creatures' feeding habits along with behavior and mating habits, a new study finds. Researchers say the research finding raises questions about the impact of interactive tourism on marine wildlife, reports e!sciencenews.
A team of U.K. marine biologists have now found a whale skeleton and along with it, nine species of organisms that were found in deep-sea feeding on the bones of the whale.
Scientists cracked the genetic code of the SR1 bacteria, further unraveling a story about what not only goes on in the recesses of the human mouth, but also on Earth itself.