Articles by Joshua Learn

Bacteria found around a Brazilian mine could improve copper harvesting.
Joshua Learn, Contributor
Reductions in hunting due to COVID-19 restrictions may have led to less stress and better feeding opportunities for already thriving northern birds.
Joshua Learn, Contributor
Walls, fences and other obstacles hamper the mobility of mammals and birds.
Joshua Learn, Contributor
New research method’s validity confirmed by bottom trawls.
Joshua Learn, Contributor
Treatment that eases bipolar symptoms in humans stops risky behavior in infected sticklebacks.
Joshua Learn, Contributor
The hair-filled balls were discovered in a 3,000-year-old cemetery in northwestern China.
Joshua Learn, Contributor
Accidents like the Deepwater Horizon spill may hurt the rays’ ability to hunt.
Joshua Learn, Contributor
The discovery raises hopes that chimps can adapt to threats such as climate change.
Joshua Learn, Contributor
Alligator blood inhibits a key toxin in the venom of vipers such as rattlesnakes and copperheads.
Joshua Learn, Contributor
Green spectrum light can actually damage plants.
Joshua Learn, Contributor
Monkeys’ reactions to computer-generated videos suggest they, like humans, suffer from the creepy “uncanny valley” effect.
Joshua Learn, Contributor
Prehistoric remains also reveal signs of a particularly large predator.
Joshua Learn, Contributor