I know that gorillas and chimpanzees can learn sign language and use it to communicate. But can other animals use sign language, too?
A phenomenon called colony collapse disorder occurs when worker honeybees abruptly disappear from a beehive. Both beekeepers and scientists are worried.
The discovery of a strange virus living in a hot, acidic lake may hold the answer to the evolution of DNA as today's most common genetic molecule.
Pirate fish are not only ravenous predators, they appear to be masters of deception.
Did you know we might be born with our own gut bacteria?
Scientists have found new evidence that bottlenose dolphins may address each other by name.
If you're a fruit fly, literally dousing your offspring in alcohol is apparently one of the best ways to protect them from danger...
Marine mammals don't sleep for a solid 8 hours a night, the way we do.
Mate selection is tricky business. Here's how one amphibian merges two senses to narrow down its options.
Researchers debate this, and it depends on how you define language.