Some fungi are useful to plants, some can kill. But it turns out their relationship gets more complex than this.
Even if we can't see someone while they're talking, our brains still pick up their gestures.
Eastern wolves and coyotes have been interbreeding more frequently over the past several hundred years
Animals sometimes understand numbers without school or even language.
Researchers looked into the role texture plays in how full we feel after eating.
Today's Surprising Science looks at the emerging field of astromycology and how fungi might just hold the key to our space exploration efforts.
Our last Surprising Science took us out of this world to learn more about how scientists determine potentially habitable planets. Today, we’re back on Earth to look at how some of our smallest life forms are impacting the art world.
How does introducing a new species impact an environment? The unique case of the Lazarus lizard shows there's more than one possible outcome.
Scientific breakthroughs can come from some surprising sources. Today's episode of Surprising Science looks at how different branches can create breakthroughs in other fields.
Scientific breakthroughs can come from surprising sources. In the second installment of this series, we look at another recent example of this.