Australian researchers recently found two new, remarkably large bent-toed geckos in New Guinea. Among the individuals is the largest species known to date, which has a name that translates to "king."
Sexual cannibalism is common among many species. But a new study is challenging the belief that female spiders attack their mates after sex because they can't control their aggressiveness, and instead suggests females are testing males so that they can weed out the weak ones.
A recent study found that between 2001 and 2013, fires occurred far less frequently on Sundays than mid-week. The researchers say this has to do with the days of activity associated with human culture and religion. Therefore, never on Sunday. Or at least, not very often.