Early ancestors in Africa fed on tropical plants and sedges between 3 million and 3.5 million years ago, reveals a new study.
A new study reveals that the genome of conifers has not changed much over the last 100 million years.
A new study shows that Panama's San Lorenzo forest is home to 25,000 species of arthropods, shedding light on the diversity and distribution of these species.
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.