The giant clam yielded its 14-pound pearl only after slaying a native diver trapped when its great jaws snapped shut.
A choreographer expresses the contemporary paradox of being a woman, Muslim, North African, Arab, and artist.
Multiple theories for the decline of Easter Island's civilization may be complementary.
Hover fly cuticles are covered in tiny spikes called nanopillars.
Conservation efforts have increased China's tree cover.