The Largest Cells on Earth
Animals:Deep in the ocean abyss, xenophyophores are worlds unto themselves.
How “My Octopus Teacher” Defied Convention
Animals:Craig Foster reflects on a relationship that changed his connection to the natural world.
Cognitive Scientists Are Going to the Dogs
Animals:Unleashing a new breed of research into co-evolution and the aging brain.
Octopuses Find New Hunting Buddies
Animals:Animals are teaming up to adapt to a changing world.
We Didn’t Evolve for This
Animals:A lesson from the animal kingdom on why COVID-19 is so deadly to humans.
How Sea Turtles Find Their Way
Animals:Whether you’re a sea turtle or a ship’s captain, you’ll need two tools—a map and a compass.
These Photos Remind Us Why Conservation Matters
Environment:Enjoy the 2020 winners of a natural photography competition.
The Fungal Evangelist Who Would Save the Bees
Animals:How mushrooms could solve colony collapse disorder.
Eels Don’t Have Sex Until the Last Year of Their Life
Animals:Why eels are one strange fish.
The Animal Kingdom Should Have Father’s Day Too
A concerned clownfish father looking after his nest of tiny, orange eggs.Justin Rhodes Becoming a parent brings out the best in many animals. Although parenting is usually left to the females, males from many species go above and beyond to care for the offspring. Take anemonefish. In Finding Nemo, Marlin swims over 1,000 miles from […]