Ever wondered why we humans don't have spots or stripes? Well, maybe you haven't, but it is interesting that so many creatures are multicolored but we are not.
What does the crystal ball reveal for human evolutionary future? Is it six-fingered hands for everyone?
Sugar beets are susceptible to wormy parasites that decrease crop yields.
Wheat survives winter's freezing temperatures, and is ready to be harvested come springtime.
Everyone contributes something unique to the world, at least when it comes to bacteria.
Despite being mollusks, octopuses have a complex genome that is nearly the size of the human genome.
The male Zeus bug hitches a ride on the female's back and feeds off her.
Black-bellied flycatchers are more aggressive and, therefore, more successful at staking their turf.
Mistletoe lacks genes found in all other plants and animals.
Genetic analysis of ancient remains can uncover buried facts about our cultural evolution, like why we drink milk.