Animal Sex: How Polar Bears Do It
Polar bear couple cuddling on drift ice in Arctic Svalbard
March 31st, 2015
Polar bear sex involves long-distance tracking, fierce battles and lengthy copulation.
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Final Six: Stunning Animal Photos in Wild Competition
Great gray owl camera trap finalist
March 27th, 2015
With camera traps, stunning photos catch wildlife off guard.
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'Super' Termite Hybrid May Wreak Havoc on Florida
mating termites
March 30th, 2015
The two most invasive termite species in the world are shacking up, producing a potentially powerful new termite hybrid in south Florida, a new study finds. The "super" pest can reproduce more quickly than either parent species, researchers said.
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Ancient 4-Eyed Predator Wielded Wicked Toothy Claws
Yawunik kootenayi
March 27th, 2015
Yawunik kootenayi, a new Cambrian predator with a wicked set of arms under its four-eyed face, reveals that early arthropods were experimentalists.
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Woolly Mammoth DNA Inserted into Elephant Cells
March 26th, 2015
If bringing extinct animals back to life sounds like science fiction, that's because it is. But scientists have taken a small step closer to that goal, by splicing a woolly mammoth's DNA into elephant cells grown in the lab.
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6 Crazy Skills That Prove Geckos Are Amazing
March 25th, 2015
Geckos can hang by their toe hairs, scamper up walls and regrow their tails. They've even gone to space. Geckos are amazing creatures with a toolbox full of tricks that science is continuing to uncover.
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Why Jane Goodall Believes in Bigfoot (Video)
jane goodall biography, chimpanzees
March 28th, 2015
Without any scientific training, Jane Goodall traveled to Africa at 23 — the rest, is science history.
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Gallery: Prehistoric Predator Had Dual-Purpose Pinchers
Yawunik kootenayi
March 27th, 2015
An extinct marine predator called Yawunik kootenayi is the first new species reported from the stunning Marble Canyon fossil site in British Columbia’s Kootenay National Park. Here are images of the amazing creature.
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