The very bottom of the food chain is changing and can have far-reaching consequences for the rest of us. Learn more on this Moment of Science.
You've probably heard that global warming in the Arctic is killing off polar bears by shrinking their habitat, but are other arctic animals suffering, too?
It sounds like the begging of a bad joke, but what does a chimpanzee do when it needs to cross the road?
Batesian mimicry, is the process by which a palatable animal or plant species evolves to mimic an unpalatable animal or plant.
Let's discuss a phenomenon known as batesian mimicry and its contribution to the development of evolutionary theory.
If honeybees in China were to become characters in a superhero comic book, they might be called Great Balls of Fire.
In fact, one of the defense mechanisms of these insects, crypsis, involves their taking their resemblance to twigs as far as it will go.
Many fish travel in schools, but how do fish school, and why? Learn more on this Moment of Science.
A recent study suggests that adaptive evolution might actually play a role in the dynamics of the predator-prey relationship.
Learn about one of Africa's most dangerous bug. "The Bombardier Beetle" on this Moment of Science.