Milkweed, the only plant that monarch caterpillars eat, has been declining due to the use of glyphosate herbicides on agricultural fields.
Poison dart frogs evolved so that the poison they use to deter predators doesn’t hurt their own bodies.
Certain species of male moths use toxins to protect themselves during sex.
The bombardier beetle is aptly named: It fires toxic chemicals that, when released, sound like a bomb detonating.
Greens are highly nutritious, and so are potato skins. But when it comes to green potato skins, stay away!
We do it every night, but science still isn't sure exactly why we sleep.
Can you imagine that the lowly clam would take on a role as water based pollution detector?
New research suggests that burning a candle may be toxic.
Paper is an indispensable part of modern life. In fact, each American uses about 600 pounds of paper every year. Where does all this paper come from?
Perhaps the most consequential choice you make when you purchase fish is whether you choose farm-raised or wild. Is there a difference? You bet there is.