Humans aren’t the only species that send their children to nurseries in order to play, learn and be protected. Giraffes, in fact, sometimes leave their calves in a sort of nursery.
According to new genetic analysis, Southern Europeans, Middle Eastern groups and Jews share genes with African populations.
An unusual partnership is happening on the African plain. The whistling-thorn acacia tree is using ants to defend against elephant attacks.
The ancient ancestor of the modern donkey is actually still alive today!
Some plants have parasitic behavior that destroys their plant hosts, but are there benefits too?
Hundreds of millions of years ago the continents were joined together in a super-continent that scientists call Pangaea. It means “all lands” in Greek. It stretched all the way from the North to the South Pole, but that’s not the way the earth looks now, obviously. What happened? Learn more on this Moment of Science.
Learn more about the Oldest Human Footprints on this Moment of Science.
The song says that Bonnie lies over the ocean, but it also says that she lies over the sea. Based on these lyrics, where is Bonnie? In the song, the words “ocean” and “sea” are used interchangeably to mean any large body of salty water.