Scientists think that pesticides are causing Costa Rican howler monkeys to change color.
Around the first week of February, male groundhogs emerge from hibernation to start looking for female groundhogs.
Fruit flies are capable of learning behavior and passing it down to subsequent generations.
Scientists have shown that many blind people develop enhanced hearing abilities.
A newly discovered cave could very well be tens of thousands of years old, and dangerous to explore.
Magpie jays are omnivorous and known for their intelligence, curiosity and boisterous vocalizations. Some magpies behave very differently from others.
According to a new report from the United Nations, immediate solutions to global warming are needed to prevent the most serious effects of climate change.
There are signs that orangutans are communicating about the past, the first evidence that primates other than humans have that ability.
The turkey vulture is supremely adapted for eating only dead things.
Wild Science headed to the Indianapolis Zoo to learn more about California Sea Lions.
Wild Science visits the Indianapolis Zoo, where staff explain the intelligence and behavior of orangutans, and how their species is being threatened by humans.
Remember those inflatable clowns that stood about three feet high and had big red noses, meant for punching? Hit the clown as hard as you could, right back up.
If you suffered from the neurological disorder called "facial agnosia," you might not recognize the faces of close friends and family. How could this happen?
Here is an at home experiment you can try! Learn about molecular density!
Rattlesnakes are an important component of our ecosystem, but are also potentially dangerous to humans.
They may look gross and scary, but that's just them playing "opossum." We visit Wildcare Inc., to find out more about the "garbage collector of the forest."
Podcasting is a way to automatically download audio files on portable devices such as Apple iPods, other MP3 players, or on your computer for later playback.
To subscribe to a podcast, you first need software to detect and download the audio. Each podcast provides a URL to tell the software where to get the new audio content. All podcast software includes a field where you paste the URL of the podcast and a Subscribe button or other way to indicate you want to automatically download new content.
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