A noted Darwin historian probes the naturalist’s inner life.
Human ailments as varied as hernias, hiccups, and choking are a legacy of our “fishy” ancestry.
Good thing for us it’s small, because this predator gives no quarter to its quarry.
A device that renders objects truly invisible may be commonplace within the next few decades.
Toxic hairs enable some caterpillars to venture forth in conspicuous processions.
Nineteenth-century artist Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins still influences how prehistoric life is represented today.
As human populations expand and lions’ prey dwindles, the poorest people—and hungriest lions—pay the price.
Even at an early evolutionary stage, bird-like dinosaurs occupied different niches in the same ecosystem,
Dung beetles use light from the MIlky Way to find their way
Recently identified subspecies ranges farther than first imagined: across Africa.
An archaeologist ponders the fate of Hoover Dam