Microwave ovens are wonderful, revolutionary cooking devices. But there are some things that you cannot, or should not, do with microwaves.
Entomologists from North Carolina State University discovered we share our houses with hundreds of different arthropod species.
Good news pet lovers! A recent study shows that your dog Rex or your cat Muffy may actually help control blood pressure during stressful times.
We humans tend to focus on the differences between us, even in spite of abundant similarities.
The jury is still out on whether or not chimps are self-aware. Actually, the same goes for young children.
Flies are small, but in some cases, their sense of hearing is absolutely amazing.
The protein myoglobin provides new clues to the evolution of diving in mammals.
Rats have a strikingly different visual system than our own, one that is carefully attuned to their unique needs.
The box jelly has evolved a central nervous system unlike any other animal on Earth.