Say you're walking down a city street, minding your own business, when you approach a manhole...
A recent study found that airplane seat belt buckles, bathroom door handles, tray tables, and other hard surfaces
Zebra Finches only produce incubation calls within 5 days of their eggs’ hatching and when the temperature rises above 78 degrees Fahrenheit.
Children who are read to regularly have increased developmental benefits.
Fountain pens use four components to get ink to flow.
There are many cases in which animals and plants resemble each other. Whether these resemblances are cases of mimicry, and evidence of natural selection, is not so easy to tell, but a number of studies do offer strong evidence of just that.
Let's discuss a phenomenon known as batesian mimicry and its contribution to the development of evolutionary theory.
One sea sponge was estimated to have lived 11,000 years.
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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