Male rat pups have more of a specific brain protein linked with communication than females, according to a new study.
A new study shows how living organisms use natural antifreeze proteins to survive in the cold.
Alpine cushion plants help other plant species to survive in harsh mountain environment, according a new research.
During a recent expedition in Madagascar, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, the Philippines and French Polynesia, five new species of crustaceans were discovered in the waters of these regions.
Scientists have discovered a new species of fish in one of the deepest points on Earth.
An artist is reconstructing strangers' faces using DNA extracted from unwanted trash like chewing gums and cigarette butts.
The Sierra Madre Mountain Range on the Philippine island of Luzon boasts of more than 100 species of reptiles and amphibians.
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.