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Puff adders appear ‘invisible’ to noses

Puff adders are so difficult to detect by scent that trained snake-finding dogs can walk over a live adder without noticing.<p>“The puff adders wouldn’t …

Zoology

British couple overjoyed at birth of second cloned puppy

Laura Jacques and Richard Remde received news of second dog’s birth on Monday morning after paying £67,000 to South Korean cloning firm<p>A British couple have been celebrating after a second cloned puppy was born using DNA from their beloved pet dog who died earlier this year.<p>Richard Remde and Laura …

Fish Feel Pain: Let's Get Over it and Do Something About It

"<i>I have argued that there is as much evidence that fish feel pain and suffer as there is for birds and mammals — and more than there is for human</i> …

What's So Special About the Human Brain?

Why do we study other animals and they don't study us?<p>What is it about the human brain that allows the cognitive ability for abstract reasoning and creativeness?<p>What is it that makes the human brain so special?<p>It comes down to one thing humans do that no other living creature does.<p>I just watched a …

Are Large Carnivores Doomed by Climate Change?

The world is getting warmer, creating an extinction threat for many species. According to NASA, since 1880 the Earth's global temperature has risen by nearly one degree Celsius. However, not all species are equally affected by climate change. And as wildlife biologists such as Aldo Leopold …

See What Happened to the Animals on the Original Endangered Species List

Indiana Bat, Myotis sodalis.Status: Endangered.<br>Timothy D. Easley—AP Photo<p>1 of 13<p>When the Endangered Species Act was approved on this day, Dec. 28, in …

Endangered Species

Tales of the bedbug, one of the world’s most reviled insects

<i>Brooke Borel</i><p><i>Univ. of Chicago Press, $26</i><p>Bedbugs sure get around. From housing projects, hostels and cheap hotels (and some that aren’t so cheap), the …

Insects