Gynandromorphy produced a bee with half of its body displaying female features, and the other half of its body showing male traits.
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A 20-year-old medical worker from Brazil's Kokoma tribe is the country's first indigenous person to contract the coronavirus that causes COVID-19.
Amber from Australia holds some of the continent's oldest known specimens of preserved plants and animals, and includes a pair of flies trapped while mating.
During WWII, Nazis operated a concentration camp on one of the British Channel Islands; the horrific conditions there were kept secret for decades after the war.
Archaeologists recently discovered the first evidence that wealthy women in ancient China played polo on donkeys.
Hippos that once resided in Pablo Escobar's private zoo are now thriving and multiplying in the wild, performing an ecological role that has been vacant for millennia.
A type of rock from Earth's interior that's known for its embedded diamonds also holds clues to a missing puzzle piece from a continent that fragmented more than 150 million years ago.
UFO sightings during NATO war games in 1952 set the stage for the season finale of "Project Blue Book," the History channel's series about the U.S.' real-life UFO-hunting program.
A herd of elephants recently overindulged on corn wine in a village in China's Yunnan Province, and a photo of two tipsy pachyderms went viral.
Years after surgery, a woman's transplanted hands from a darker-skinned male donor now appear lighter and more feminine.
Experts recently identified bones found behind a wall in a British church as the remains of a Kentish princess and one of England's first female saints.
Swamp wallaby females can spend all of their adult lives in a permanent state of pregnancy, conceiving a new embryo while still carrying a near-term fetus.
A farm in northern England recently caught fire after a pig swallowed and then pooped out a pedometer, sparking a blaze with the device's battery.
High alcohol content ensures that DIY hand sanitizers will effectively reduce coronavirus when soap and water aren't available.
Powerful winds and freezing temperatures recently made a chilling spectacle of several homes near Lake Erie, encasing them in thick layers of ice.
Chemicals in ancient ocean rocks hint that 3.2 billion years ago, the surface of a baby Earth was continent-free and covered by a global ocean.
When it's extremely cold, moisture produced by your warm body can freeze — even if it's still attached to your nose.
Archaeologists have reconstructed part of a colorful leopard painting that decorated the lid of an ancient Egyptian sarcophagus.
For decades, an enigmatic inscription in a rock on a French beach defied translation. But experts finally decoded the puzzling text.
Enormous and powerful coconut crabs are known for their extreme size. They also have an unexpectedly diverse "vocabulary."